Charlie Lynton
Fictional Character
In the Presence of Mine Enemies
POD: c. 1940
Type of Appearance: Direct
Nationality: United Kingdom
Date of Birth: c. 1955
Occupation: Politician
Political Party: British Union of Fascists
Political Office(s): Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Charles "Charlie" Lynton (b. ca 1955) was a prominent member of the British Union of Fascists, becoming its head in the mid-1990s. He was one of the first people in the Greater German Reich to push for reform in the days prior to the death of Führer Kurt Haldweim. During a BUF convention in 2010, his faction was able to reintroduce elements of democracy back into the party, changing its party rules to allow the membership to elect its leaders. He predicated this move for change largely on the strength of the First Edition of Mein Kampf.[1]

Lynton was eventually installed as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. In 2011, he condemned the attempted Putsch against Heinz Buckliger.[2]

While Lynton's speech and mannerisms suggested an old line English aristocrat, Lynton had in fact been born in Edinburgh, Scotland.[3]

Literary Comment[]

Charlie Lynton is named for Anthony Charles Lynton "Tony" Blair (b. 1953), Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997-2007. Like Lynton, Blair was born in Edinburgh but appears more English than Scottish in his speech and bearing. He was also born in the mid-1950s and became party leader in the mid-1990s.


  1. In the Presence of Mine Enemies, pgs. 105-108.
  2. Ibid., pg. 422.
  3. Ibid., pg. 105.
Political offices
(In the Presence of Mine Enemies)
Preceded by
Last known is Oswald Mosley
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Succeeded by
Incumbent at novel's end, 2012