Jim Morita

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Jim Morita
Publication information
Publisher Marvel Comics
First appearance Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos #38 (January 1967)
Created by Roy Thomas (writer)
Dick Ayers (artist)
In-story information
Species Human
Team affiliations Howling Commandos
Abilities Trained soldier

Jim Morita is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.

Publication history[edit]

Created by Roy Thomas and Dick Ayers, Jim Morita first appeared in Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos #38 (January 1967).

Fictional character biography[edit]

Jim Morita is a Japanese-American soldier during World War II. Morita is a Nisei soldier whose squadron assisted Sergeant Fury's Howling Commandos on several missions. His squad was at one point captured and sent to a Nazi prison camp, but were broken out by the Commandos.[1]

Powers and abilities[edit]

Jim Morita was a trained soldier.

In other media[edit]



Video games[edit]


  1. ^ Mike Friedrich (w), Dick Ayers (p). "The Informer" Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos 57 (August 1968), Marvel Comics
  2. ^ Logan, Michael (September 10, 2014). "First Look: Haley Atwell's Agent Carter on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." TV Guide. Archived from the original on September 10, 2014. Retrieved September 10, 2014. 
  3. ^ Coratelli, Carlo (May 7, 2011). "Intervista a Kenneth Choi – Jim Morita in "Captain America: The First Avenger"". ComicUS.it. Archived from the original on 2011-07-05. Retrieved May 29, 2011. . Scroll down to English translation.
  4. ^ Busch, Anita (June 9, 2016). "Kenneth Choi Joins Sony/Marvel's 'Spider-Man: Homecoming'". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on June 10, 2016. Retrieved June 9, 2016. 

External links[edit]

  • Jim Morita at the Appendix to the Handbook of the Marvel Universe