The Nazi Officer's Wife Author:Hahn-Beer, Edith Edith Hahn Beer was brilliant young Jewish law student from Vienna at the time of the Nazi triumph in Austria. After being forced into a slave labor camp, she adopted the identity of a Christian friend and became a "U-Boat", a Jewish fugitive hiding in the heart of the Third Reich. Werner Vetter, a Nazi Party member, fell in love with her and h... more »elped her hide throughout the war. The collection of papers documenting her extraordinary story is now in the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C.