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This article is about the Survey Corps team leader. For the outlaw from Attack on Titan: The Harsh Mistress of the City, see Klaus (The Harsh Mistress of the City).

Klaus (クラース Kurāsu?) was a member of the Survey Corps and the team leader (班長 Hanchō?) of Squad Klaus during the Corps' mission to retake Wall Maria.


Klaus was a man of average height and build, with short blond hair. When not wearing the standard Survey Corps uniform, his attire consisted of a button-up shirt and dark pants.


Return to Shiganshina arc

Klaus is seen attending a meeting with Erwin Smith and the rest of the Survey Corps' officers to discuss the recent revelations about Eren's father Grisha Yeager.[3]

Klaus participates in the Survey Corps' mission to retake Wall Maria, and after the emergence of the Beast Titan and his forces,[4] Klaus' team is ordered by Erwin to regroup with Squads Marlene and Dirk to guard the Corps' horses.[5] During the fighting, Klaus and his fellow soldiers are killed by the Beast Titan, who starts throwing crushed boulders at them, cutting them all to pieces.[6]