(August 1963)

Charlton, 1956 Series
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Volume:
12
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Charlton Comics Group
Editing:
Pat Masulli (Executive Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound (#s 82 and 83)
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Battle Action (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Giordano ?
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Giordano credit per Nick Caputo. Gene Reed previously credited Bill Molno.

A Proud Ship Dies (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Montes
Inks:
Ernie Bache
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-1950

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lt. Commander Hardy Wilkins; Captain Keezel; Nolan; Ensign Harry Orr; Chief Joe Armstrong; Senior Engineering Officer Lt. (JG) Ted Loomis
Synopsis:
When Captain Wilkins is wounded and sent to a hospital, Keezel takes over as Captain and his new style ruins the fighting ability of the ship.

Indexer Notes

WWII story. Pencil/Ink credit per Gene Reed. [MN 9/2008]

Inchon Lightning (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Bill Molno ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-2790

Genre:
war
Characters:
Coxswain Henry Summers
Synopsis:
Story of the invasion at Inchon, Korea.

Indexer Notes

Korean War Story. Molno pencils per Gene Reed. Possible Molno inks per Nick Caputo. Reed previously credited Sal Trapani.

Under the Guns (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks:
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-2437

Genre:
war
Characters:
Motor-Machinist's Mate Joe Cadahy; Mike Rimmon; Al
Synopsis:
Mike Rimmon's LST is destroyed on the beach at Normandy. He takes out the pill-box that is taking out the most LST's.

Indexer Notes

WWII story.

Early Sea Power (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; war

Missing - Presumed Lost (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Bill Molno ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-2791

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
The story of the destroyer Panchot which held off Japanese attacks while repairs were made so the destroyer could rejoin its task force.

Indexer Notes

WWII Story. Molno pencils per Gene Reed. Possible Molno inks per Nick Caputo. Reed previously credited Vince Alascia.

Battle Action (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks:
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-2789

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lt. Danvers; Ed; Maria
Synopsis:
Ed plans to coast out the war with a cushy assignment in the South Atlantic when a Nazi Raider changes his plans.

Indexer Notes

WWII story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Battle Action
  2. 1. A Proud Ship Dies
  3. 2. Inchon Lightning
  4. 3. Under the Guns
  5. 4. Early Sea Power
  6. 5. Missing - Presumed Lost
  7. 6. Battle Action
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mike Nielsen