Duke Keramsov is a celebrated war hero, and the founder of the orphanage in Keramzin.
After returning from the war, he converted his estate in Keramzin into an orphanage and a home for the war widows. He has a city house in Os Alta that he goes to in the winter. He times his return to the orphanage to coincide with Butter Week.
Shadow and Bone
The Duke attended the Winter Fete, but did not recognize Alina upon meeting her.
Alina describes him as tired-looking with a broad chest. He uses a cane.