Captain Battle

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Captain Battle
Silverstreak 001.jpg
Art by Don Rico
Publication information
PublisherLev Gleason Publications
Image Comics
First appearanceSilver Streak Comics #11 (May 1941)

Captain Battle is a fictional hero and one of the features in Lev Gleason's Silver Streak Comics, from the period known as "Golden Age of Comic Books."

Publication history[edit]

His first appearance was Silver Streak Comics #11,[1] and his final appearance was Silver Streak Comics #23, when that series was cancelled.

Captain Battle is one of the four features in the second issue of Image Comics' Next Issue Project, Silver Streak Comics #24.[2]

Fictional character biography[edit]

Injured during the first World War, Jonathan Battle uses his jetpack, called a luceflyer, and a series of fantastic inventions to prevent World War II from taking place. During his run he had three sidekicks: Hale, Kane and Captain Battle, Jr. (his son, William Battle).

Film[edit]

In 2013, the film Captain Battle: Legacy War was released.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dowell, Gary; Holman, Greg (2005). Halperin, James L. (ed.). Heritage Comics Dallas Signature Auction Catalog #820. Ivy Press. p. 37. ISBN 9781599670218.
  2. ^ Wigler, Josh (December 14, 2009). "Next Issue Project" Returns With "Silver Streak Comics" #24". Comic Book Resources.
  3. ^ Haberfelner, Mike (June 2012). "An Interview with Cuyle Carvin, Star of Captain Battle: Legacy War and Revelations". (re)Search my Trash. Retrieved 19 August 2013.

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