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  • Erwin König
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  • Major Erwin König is the main antagonist in the 2001 war film Enemy at the Gates. He is a professional Wehrmacht sniper who is sent to Stalingrad to kill the Soviet sniper Vassili Zaitsev. He was portrayed by Ed Harris.
  • Erwin König and Heinz Thorvald are names of an apocryphal Wehrmacht sniper allegedly killed by the Soviet sniper Vassili Zaitsev during the Battle of Stalingrad. König is mentioned both in Zaitsev's memoirs Notes of a Sniper and William Craig's 1973 non-fiction book Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad.
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type of villain
  • Gunman / Archenemy / Nazi
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Goals
  • Kill Vassili Zaitsev
Origin
  • Enemy at the Gates
Skills
  • Military training, great shooting skills, strategy, planning, patience, disguising
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Alias
  • Major König
Hobby
  • Shooting
Occupation
  • Head of the Wehrmacht Sniper School, Wehrmacht sniper
Fullname
  • Erwin König
Size
  • 300
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  • Major Erwin König is the main antagonist in the 2001 war film Enemy at the Gates. He is a professional Wehrmacht sniper who is sent to Stalingrad to kill the Soviet sniper Vassili Zaitsev. He was portrayed by Ed Harris.
  • Erwin König and Heinz Thorvald are names of an apocryphal Wehrmacht sniper allegedly killed by the Soviet sniper Vassili Zaitsev during the Battle of Stalingrad. König is mentioned both in Zaitsev's memoirs Notes of a Sniper and William Craig's 1973 non-fiction book Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad.