Transfer of Power Character Listing

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This page includes a brief summary on characters in Vince Flynn’s book Transfer of Power.  Although each description is brief invariably there will be several spoilers particularly where a character was only in the book for a short time.

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Character Details
Adams, Milt Retired, Former member of the Marine Corps, fought in the Sixth Ammunition Company in Iwo Jima, highly knowledgeable on the layout of the Whitehouse, goes in with Mitch Rapp to take it back from the terrorists
Alexander, Stone ABC’s Whitehouse Correspondent
Alten, Coreen Anna Reilly’s Therapist
Aziz, Rafique Has a Degree in electrical engineering from the American University in Beirut. Disguised himself as Prince Kalib to get into the Whitehouse
Baxter, Sherman Vice President of The United States of America
Bengazi, Muammar A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz
Berg, Mike SEAL Sniper
Boulay, Reginald Creator of the Husker Poll
Brown, Jonathan Deputy Director of Central Intelligence CIA
Burke, Sally President’s Secretary
Campbell, General, Commander of the U.S. Military’s Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), previously commanded the 82nd Airborne division and 18th Airborne Corps
Carl Presidents Steward
Clark, Tony Member of SEAL Team Six
Cowley, Pat Secret Service Agent Assigned to the Whitehouse
Craft, Danny Part of SEAL Team 6, Shultz’s Swim buddy
DeVoe, Bob Admiral, SEALs Force Commander and commander of the Naval Special Warfare group
Donovan, Bill “Wild Bill Donovan” – Originally recruited Thomas Stansfield to the OSS (CIA)
Dumond, Marcus 26 year old computer genius employed by the CIA, friend and previous flatmate of Steven Rapp
Dunn, Sheila One of the Post’s Political Correspondents
Fine, Ben Colonel, In charge of Mossad’s Counterterrorism Section (Kennedy’s direct counterpart)
Flood, Jack Chairman of the Joint Chiefs – Rank of General
Grey, Bill Colonel, In charge of Delta Force, Former ranger and been with Delta since its inception in 1977
Harat, Sheik Fara Religious leader of the militant Islamic group Hezbollah
Harris, Dan Lieutenant Commander, Leads SEAL Team Six, Annapolis Class of 81,
Hasan, Abu A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz, drove the White Knight linen truck into the Whitehouse.
Hayes, Robert Xavier President of the United States of America, Previously served as both a U.S. Congressman and Senator. A Democrat from Ohio
Hicks, Commander, Watch officer of the Whitehouse Situation Room
Hornig, Jane Doctor, Psychologist with advanced degrees in both Biochemistry and Neurology. Foremost expert in America on the history and evolution of human torture
Hussein, Saddam Gave money to Hezbollah to “Domestically attack the USA”
Jennings, Kathy An FBI Agent under Skip McMahon’s command
Jones, Valerie Presidents Chief of Staff
Kennedy, Dr Irene CIA’s Top Terrorism expert, age 38 (Term Limits), mother of one, PHD in Arabic studies and Masters in military history. Parents died in a Car Bomb attack on the US Embassy Beirut during 1983. Now runs the CIA’s Counterterrorism Center including the Orion Team.
King Dallas Vice President’s Chief of Staff
Kleis, Hank Lt Colonel, Commander of Delta Force A Squadron
McMahon, Skip FBI Special Agent, Agent in charge of the East Coast Quick Response Team (QRT), In Transfer of Power Skip is in charge of the FBI’s Critical Incident Response Group
Middleton, Charles Secretary of State
Miller, Pat Lt Colonel, Commander of Delta Force B Squadron
Morton, Ellen Secret Service Agent – Assigned to the Whitehouse
Nelson Admiral, Chief of Naval Operations
Nelson, Ted Vice President’s National Security Advisor
Piper, Russ Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, took Rafique Aziz to the Whitehouse.
Quasar, Ragib A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz
Rapp, Mitch 31 years old at the start of Transfer of Power. Fluent in 3 languages + English and understands another half a dozen dialects to get by. Sycrause University Student, lost his high school sweetheart on Pan Am Flight 103, In 1988 Irene Kennedy found him at Sycrause and recruited him to the CIA. Known by many people as “Mr Kruse”, his codename is Ironman.
Rapp, Steven Mitch Rapp’s younger brother
Reavers, Mick Member of SEAL Team Six
Rielly, Anna Whitehouse NBC Correspondent, taken hostage in the Whitehouse by Aziz.
Roach, Katie Brian Roach’s Daughter
Rose, Secretary of the Treasury
Rostein, Jordan Member of SEAL Team Six
Rusan, Salim A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz. Stationed in the Washington Hotel as the terrorists attacked.
Schwartz, Bill Presidents National Security Advisor, executed by Aziz in the Whitehouse grounds
Shipley, Matt A employee of the Counterterrorism Center, specialising in Arabic Languages
Shultz, Nick 38 Year old Chief Petty Officer, part of Seal team 6
Slater, Sid Commander of the FBI’s Hostage Rescue Team aka “The Jewish Terror”
Stansfield, Thomas Director of the CIA
Tony The Whitehouse Secret Service agent who allowed Hasan into the Whitehouse.
Tracy, Alex Director of the Secret Service
Turley, Al Security Guard for the Old Post Office Bell Tower
Tutwiler, Margaret Attorney General
Warch, Jack Special Agent in Charge of the Presidents Secret Service Detail
Wicker, Charlie Member of SEAL Team Six
Yassin, Mustafa The “Thief of Baghdad”, an expert safecracker taken into the Whitehouse by the terrorist Aziz
Character Details
Adams, Milt Retired, Former member of the Marine Corps, fought in the Sixth Ammunition Company in Iwo Jima, highly knowledgeable on the layout of the Whitehouse, goes in with Mitch Rapp to take it back from the terrorists
Alexander, Stone ABC’s Whitehouse Correspondent
Alten, Coreen Anna Reilly’s Therapist
Aziz, Rafique Has a Degree in electrical engineering from the American University in Beirut. Disguised himself as Prince Kalib to get into the Whitehouse
Baxter, Sherman Vice President of The United States of America
Bengazi, Muammar A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz
Berg, Mike SEAL Sniper
Boulay, Reginald Creator of the Husker Poll
Brown, Jonathan Deputy Director of Central Intelligence CIA
Burke, Sally President’s Secretary
Campbell, General, Commander of the U.S. Military’s Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), previously commanded the 82nd Airborne division and 18th Airborne Corps
Carl Presidents Steward
Clark, Tony Member of SEAL Team Six
Cowley, Pat Secret Service Agent Assigned to the Whitehouse
Craft, Danny Part of SEAL Team 6, Shultz’s Swim buddy
DeVoe, Bob Admiral, SEALs Force Commander and commander of the Naval Special Warfare group
Donovan, Bill “Wild Bill Donovan” – Originally recruited Thomas Stansfield to the OSS (CIA)
Dumond, Marcus 26 year old computer genius employed by the CIA, friend and previous flatmate of Steven Rapp
Dunn, Sheila One of the Post’s Political Correspondents
Fine, Ben Colonel, In charge of Mossad’s Counterterrorism Section (Kennedy’s direct counterpart)
Flood, Jack Chairman of the Joint Chiefs – Rank of General
Grey, Bill Colonel, In charge of Delta Force, Former ranger and been with Delta since its inception in 1977
Harat, Sheik Fara Religious leader of the militant Islamic group Hezbollah
Harris, Dan Lieutenant Commander, Leads SEAL Team Six, Annapolis Class of 81,
Hasan, Abu A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz, drove the White Knight linen truck into the Whitehouse.
Hayes, Robert Xavier President of the United States of America, Previously served as both a U.S. Congressman and Senator. A Democrat from Ohio
Hicks, Commander, Watch officer of the Whitehouse Situation Room
Hornig, Jane Doctor, Psychologist with advanced degrees in both Biochemistry and Neurology. Foremost expert in America on the history and evolution of human torture
Hussein, Saddam Gave money to Hezbollah to “Domestically attack the USA”
Jennings, Kathy An FBI Agent under Skip McMahon’s command
Jones, Valerie Presidents Chief of Staff
Kennedy, Dr Irene CIA’s Top Terrorism expert, age 38 (Term Limits), mother of one, PHD in Arabic studies and Masters in military history. Parents died in a Car Bomb attack on the US Embassy Beirut during 1983. Now runs the CIA’s Counterterrorism Center including the Orion Team.
King Dallas Vice President’s Chief of Staff
Kleis, Hank Lt Colonel, Commander of Delta Force A Squadron
McMahon, Skip FBI Special Agent, Agent in charge of the East Coast Quick Response Team (QRT), In Transfer of Power Skip is in charge of the FBI’s Critical Incident Response Group
Middleton, Charles Secretary of State
Miller, Pat Lt Colonel, Commander of Delta Force B Squadron
Morton, Ellen Secret Service Agent – Assigned to the Whitehouse
Nelson Admiral, Chief of Naval Operations
Nelson, Ted Vice President’s National Security Advisor
Piper, Russ Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, took Rafique Aziz to the Whitehouse.
Quasar, Ragib A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz
Rapp, Mitch 31 years old at the start of Transfer of Power. Fluent in 3 languages + English and understands another half a dozen dialects to get by. Sycrause University Student, lost his high school sweetheart on Pan Am Flight 103, In 1988 Irene Kennedy found him at Sycrause and recruited him to the CIA. Known by many people as “Mr Kruse”, his codename is Ironman.
Rapp, Steven Mitch Rapp’s older brother
Reavers, Mick Member of SEAL Team Six
Rielly, Anna Whitehouse NBC Correspondent, taken hostage in the Whitehouse by Aziz.
Roach, Katie Brian Roach’s Daughter
Rose, Secretary of the Treasury
Rostein, Jordan Member of SEAL Team Six
Rusan, Salim A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz. Stationed in the Washington Hotel as the terrorists attacked.
Schwartz, Bill Presidents National Security Advisor, executed by Aziz in the Whitehouse grounds
Shipley, Matt A employee of the Counterterrorism Center, specialising in Arabic Languages
Shultz, Nick 38 Year old Chief Petty Officer, part of Seal team 6
Slater, Sid Commander of the FBI’s Hostage Rescue Team aka “The Jewish Terror”
Stansfield, Thomas Director of the CIA
Tony The Whitehouse Secret Service agent who allowed Hasan into the Whitehouse.
Tracy, Alex Director of the Secret Service
Turley, Al Security Guard for the Old Post Office Bell Tower
Tutwiler, Margaret Attorney General
Warch, Jack Special Agent in Charge of the Presidents Secret Service Detail
Wicker, Charlie Member of SEAL Team Six
Yassin, Mustafa The “Thief of Baghdad”, an expert safecracker taken into the Whitehouse by the terrorist Aziz

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