Elsa was born and raised in England but her family heed "call of Fatherland" and defected to Germany as Führer took over. She very intelligent, able to improvise and more then capable of taking care of herself. She also went through extensive military training in Abwehr (Nazi spy agency during World War II). Elsa is skilled with hand to hand, firearms and all kinds of escape technique. She can also speak fluent English without trace of accent. As a spy, she is also very good at disguises.