List of Justice Society members

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The Justice Society of America is a team of comic book superheroes published by DC Comics.

JSA members are listed here only once - in order of their first joining the team. Retconned members are listed only where they historically took part in the stories. Only official members are listed. No unofficial, reserves or honorary members.

Characters in bold are currently active JSA members.

Note: In the wake of DC Comics' Flashpoint event, the history of the JSA has been rebooted. A new version of the team appears in the series Earth-2. Characters' last known status is listed below.

All Star Comics/Golden Age members[edit]

Character Real Name Joined Notes
Flash Jay Garrick All Star Comics #3 Founding member.
New version active on Earth-2.
Green Lantern Alan Scott Founding member.
New version active on Earth-2.
Hawkman Carter Hall Founding member.
Post-Flashpoint, Carter Hall and Katar Hol now appear to be the same person.
Sandman Wesley Dodds Founding member.
Deceased in JSA Secret Files #1.
New version active on Earth-2.
Spectre Jim Corrigan Founding member.
Active.
Earth-2 Corrigan's spirit released from service as Spectre as wtinessed in All-Star Comics 71;Earth-1 doppelganger given Spectre persona,released from service in Spectre (vol.3) issue 63 post-Zero Hour.Later given to deceased GL 2 Hal Jordan Day of Judgment ,also later released from service in GL:Rebirth issue 1.Later given to Gotham City Det. Crispus Allen during Infinite Crisis after being shot by post-Zero Hour evil version of Jim Corrigan.
New version recently introduced in Phantom Stranger Vol.3 series.
Doctor Fate Kent Nelson Founding member.
Deceased in Fate #1.
New version referenced as deceased on Earth-2.
Hourman Rex Tyler Founding member.
Deceased in Zero Hour: Crisis in Time #3.Later returned to life by Hourman 3 android version when he replaced himself for Rex Tyler at moment of his death.Retired.
Referenced under Tyler Pharmaceuticals on Earth-2
Atom Al Pratt Founding member.
Deceased in Zero Hour: Crisis in Time #3.
New version active on Earth-2.
Johnny Thunder and Thunderbolt / Johnny Thunderbolt John L. Thunder and Yz All Star Comics #6 Transformed into combined entity ("Johnny Thunderbolt") under the command of Jakeem Thunder.
Superman
(Earth-2 version)
Clark Kent/Kal-L All Star Comics #7 Founding member per DC Special #29.
Deleted by retcon after Crisis on Infinite Earths.
Pre-Crisis exploits re-acknowledged in The Kingdom #2.
Deceased in Infinite Crisis #7.
New version deceased in Earth-2 #1.
Revived as a pawn of Darkseid.
Batman
(Earth-2 version)
Bruce Wayne Founding member per DC Special #29.
Deceased in Adventure Comics #462.
Deleted by retcon after Crisis on Infinite Earths.
Pre-Crisis exploits re-acknowledged in JSA Classified #4.
New version deceased in Earth-2 #1.
Doctor Mid-Nite Charles McNider All Star Comics #8 Deceased in Zero Hour: Crisis in Time #2.
Starman Ted Knight Deceased in Starman (vol. 2) #72.
Wonder Woman
(Earth-2 version)
Diana All Star Comics #12 Deleted by retcon after Crisis on Infinite Earths.
Pre-Crisis exploits re-acknowledged in JSA Classified #4.
Faded away in Infinite Crisis #5.
New version deceased in Earth-2 #1.
Mister Terrific Terry Sloane All Star Comics #24 Deceased in Justice League of America #171.
New version active on Earth-2.
Wildcat Ted Grant Referenced in Earth-2 as world heavyweight boxing champ
Black Canary Dinah Drake All Star Comics #41 Deceased in Secret Origins (vol. 2) #50.
Post-Flashpoint, the two Black Canaries' histories have been combined in one character.

Guests in Justice League of America / Silver Age additions[edit]

Character Real Name Joined Notes
Robin
(Earth-2 version)
Dick Grayson Justice League of America #55 (also active in the "Super Squad" from All-Star Comics #58) Deceased in Crisis on Infinite Earths #12.
Deleted by retcon after Crisis on Infinite Earths.
Pre-Crisis exploits re-acknowledged in JSA Classified #4.
Red Tornado John Smith/Ulthoon Justice League of America #65 Active.

Return to All-Star Comics/Bronze Age additions[edit]

Character Real Name Joined Notes
Star-Spangled Kid Sylvester Pemberton, Jr. All-Star Comics #64 (already active in the "Super Squad" from #58) Deceased in Infinity, Inc. (vol. 1) #51.
Power Girl Karen Starr/Kara Zor-L Active.
Acknowledged as Earth 2 Supergirl
Huntress
(Earth-2 version)
Helena Wayne All-Star Comics #72 Deceased in Crisis on Infinite Earths #12.
Deleted by retcon after Crisis on Infinite Earths.
Pre-Crisis exploits re-acknowledged in JSA Classified #4.
New version active. Now acknowledged as the same person as Helena Bertinelli on Main Earth, but also was Robin on Earth 2

Post-Crisis on Infinite Earths additions[edit]

Character Real Name Joined Notes
Miss America Joan Dale Young All-Stars Annual #1 Retconned into the Golden Age team; it is unclear if this retcon is still valid after the retcon of Hippolyta into the Golden Age team (see below).
Hawkgirl Shiera Sanders Justice Society of America (vol. 2) #1 Referred to as a member in Last Days of the Justice Society. Retconned into the JSA in a yet-untold story.
Deceased in Hawkman (vol. 4) #13.
Resurrected in Blackest Night #8.
New version active on Earth-2 (as Kendra Saunders).
Wonder Woman Hippolyta Wonder Woman (vol. 2) #133 Retconned into the Golden Age team in Wonder Woman (vol. 2) #133
Deceased in Wonder Woman (vol. 2) #172 and Action Comics #781.[1]
Resurrected in Wonder Woman (vol. 3) #8.
Dan DiDio publicly stated that Hippolyta's tenure as the Golden Age Wonder Woman was retconned away by the events of Infinite Crisis.[2]
New version turned to stone by Hera in Wonder Woman (vol. 4) #4.

JSA additions[edit]

Character Real Name Joined Notes
Starman Jack Knight JSA #2 Retired from super-hero career.
Sand / Sandman Sanderson Hawkins Referred to as a member in Last Days of the Justice Society.
Black Canary Dinah Lance Retcon recognition as an individual distinct from her mother Dinah Drake in Justice League of America #220.
Post-Flashpoint, the two Black Canaries' histories have once again been combined in one character.
Active.
Hourman Matthew Tyler Defunct in JSA #66.
Atom Smasher Albert Rothstein
Doctor Fate Hector Hall JSA #4 Entered the Dreaming with his wife Lyta Trevor Hall and son Daniel (a.k.a. Dream) in JSA #80.
Physical body deceased.
Hawkgirl Kendra Saunders Later revealed to be original Hawkgirl's (Shiera Sanders) spirit housed in her body after successful suicide attempt as explained in Hawkman Vol.4 series during the events of Infinite Crisis.
New version active on Earth-2.
Star-Spangled Kid / Stargirl Courtney Whitmore Active.
Mister Terrific Michael Holt JSA #11 Active.
Doctor Mid-Nite Pieter Cross
Jakeem Thunder Jakeem Williams JSA Secret Files #2
Black Adam Teth-Adam/Theo Adam JSA #29 Probationary member; defected in JSA #45.
Active.
Captain Marvel Billy Batson JSA #37 Active as Shazam.
Hourman Rick Tyler

Justice Society of America (vol. 3) additions[edit]

Character Real Name Joined Notes
Obsidian Todd Rice Between JSA #87 and Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #1
Liberty Belle/Jesse Quick Jesse Chambers
Damage Grant Emerson Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #1 Deceased in Blackest Night #4.
Starman Thom Kallor Active in the Legion of Super-Heroes (in the 31st century).
Cyclone Maxine Hunkel
Wildcat / Tomcat Tom Bronson Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #4
Citizen Steel Nate Heywood Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #7
Superman
(Earth-22 version)
Clark Kent/Kal-El Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #10 Active on Earth-22.
Judomaster Sonia Sato Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #11 New version active on Earth-2.
Amazing Man Markus Clay Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #12 Left JSA to go to New Orleans and considered to form a team of his own.
Lightning Jennifer Pierce
Lance / Magog David Reid Kicked out of the JSA All-Stars in Justice Society of America Annual #2
Deceased in Justice League: Generation Lost #13.
Mister America Jeffrey Graves Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #13
All-American Kid Jeremy Karne/Billy Armstrong Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #29 Joined under false pretenses. Revealed to be Kid Karnevil (Jeremy Karne) in Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #33.
King Chimera
Doctor Fate Kent V. Nelson Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #30
Manhunter Kate Spencer Justice Society of America (vol. 3) #49
Red Beetle Sara Butters
Ri
Darknight
Liberty Belle Libby Lawrence

JSA All-Stars (vol. 2) additions[edit]

Character Real Name Joined Notes
Roxy JSA All-Stars (vol. 2) #2
Anna Fortune JSA All-Stars (vol. 2) #6

The New 52 additions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hippolyta's death is depicted in both Wonder Woman (vol. 2) #172 and Action Comics #781, and both issues were released on July 25, 2001.
  2. ^ Newsarama.com : C2E2 2010: DC NATION TOWN HALL