(2015 [February 2016])

DC, 2010 Series
Volume
2
Price
49.99 USD; 58.00 CAD
Pages
336
On-sale Date
2015-12-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
ISBN
978-1-4012-5817-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401258177 54999
Editing
Scott Nybakken (editor - collected edition); Jack Schiff (editor - original series)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Boy Commandos / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited) (signed as Kirby)
Inks
Joe Simon (credited) (signed as Simon)
Colors
Allen Passalaqua (credited)

Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
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?
Letters
typeset

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

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typeset

Don't Sit Out This War! (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
John Morrow (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let me admit something up front: I've never been a fan of war comics.

Indexer Notes

Dated July 2015.

The Trial of Captain Carter (Table of Contents: 4)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
?

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Order of the Day: All commando units will take orders from Captain Ernest Noel...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Major Hatton; General Hatton
Synopsis
A British major screws up a mission by firing a signal flare where the Germans can see it, but Captain Carter covers for him.
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Double for Death (Table of Contents: 5)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Did you boys ever hear the one about the Scotsman who..?
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Angus McQuirt; Annie McQuirt; Herr Oberst; Kapitan Braun; Heinrich Ganz
Synopsis
The Commandos try to save a man mis-identified as a Nazi spy.
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Message to Murmansk (Table of Contents: 6)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Attack Hidden Nazi submarine base on Norwegian coast...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Comrade Ostrov; Major Wolfe
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[Boy Commandos #3] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Boy Commandos / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?

Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]
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A Film from the Front ---Uncensored (Table of Contents: 8)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Call for volunteers!
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Spud Mattson; Grimes; Captain Gordon
Synopsis
The commandos are accompanied on a raid into Greece by a newsreel photographer.
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War Album No. 1 -- The Siege of Troy (Table of Contents: 9)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Commandos are not new!
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Menelaus; Helen; Odysseus; Paris
Synopsis
A story of the commandos set in the Trojan War.
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Cyril Thwaite Rides Again-- (Table of Contents: 10)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: This commando unit will retire...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Cyril Thwaite
Synopsis
Cyril impersonates a German general and captures a regiment.
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The Return of Agent Axis (Table of Contents: 11)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brave me shudder at the sound of the name which has become synonymous with evil itself...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Agent Axis
Synopsis
A young woman asks the Commandos for protection from Agent Axis.
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The Invasion of America (Table of Contents: 12)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: The Boy Commandos will report immediately to the undersigned aboard the U.S.S State City...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Kid Commandos [Sally Noonan; Slats McGuiness]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Sandy [Sandy Hawkins]; Newsboy Legion [Big Words; Scrapper; Gabby; Tommy Thompkins]; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Doktor Gruenigg; Heinrich; August; Erich
Synopsis
The Boys are sent on a good will tour of the US as representatives of "four great nations united for the liberation of the world." But the Nazis think it would be a great propaganda victory to kidnap them right in the middle of their celebration.
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The Valley of Destiny (Table of Contents: 13)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: All commandos are hereby cautioned to use extreme care...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Sarkis; General Von Konk; Doctor Grubble; Boering; Baron Shohiro; General Saki; Yuma Hara; Wise One; Doctor Cairne
Synopsis
A mystical monk brings representative samples of modern civilization to the lost Valley of Destiny to determine if civilization is worthy to learn its secrets.
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Freedom Station (Table of Contents: 14)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Commandos to your posts!
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Werner; Adolf Hitler
Synopsis
The Commandos try to set up an underground radio station in Germany.
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Sand Dunes of Death! (Table of Contents: 15)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Remnants of Rommel's troops holding out in the hills...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Nahoum; Ahmed
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Indexer Notes

Kirby pencils and Simon inker or co-inker per Nick Caputo. Craig Delich credited Simon on pencils and Kirby on inks.

[Boy Commandos #4] (Table of Contents: 16)

The Boy Commandos / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?

Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]
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The Invasion of Europe! [Chapter 1] Flames at Dawn! (Table of Contents: 17)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: The General Staff has ordered a full-scale invasion of Europe.
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]
Synopsis
The Commandos participate in D-Day, months before it actually happens.
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[The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 2: Brooklyn Revere's Ride! (Table of Contents: 18)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Time was when soldiers were taught to kill soldiers...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Brooklyn; Alfy Twidgett]; Pere Hugo
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[The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 3: The Madman of Mt. Cloud! (Table of Contents: 19)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The torch...a devil's weapon in the hands of those who hate...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Colonel Von Bleemer; Doctor Zeeda
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[The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 4: Toinette the Terrible (Table of Contents: 20)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
War is a deadly business...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Toinette
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[The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 5: West Meets East (Table of Contents: 21)

The Boy Commandos / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
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?
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?
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typeset

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First there was the merest whisper of something huge and metllic coasting down from the sky...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Lieutenant Shastovitch
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[The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 6: Bugle of the Brave (Table of Contents: 22)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Through centuries that have wateched the rise and fall of many warlords...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Jules Anton; Mayor Anton; Elmo
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The Duce Gets a Hotfoot (Table of Contents: 23)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
?

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Order of the Day: Taking off for the island of Sicily...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Professor Ferno; Giovanni; Domini
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The Baronet of Bodkin Borders (Table of Contents: 24)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
?

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Order of the Day: When off duty, commandos should never consider themselves to busy to lend a helping hand...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Henry Tuttbridge; George Tuttbridge; Heinrich; Bruga
Synopsis
The Commandos help a down-on-his-luck gardener convince his son that he's a baronet.
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Yankee Doodle Dynamite (Table of Contents: 25)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
?

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Order of the Day: Captain Rip Carter is on a furlough wid (sic) us Boy Commandos!
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; General Douglas MacArthur
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Golden Victory (Table of Contents: 26)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

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Order of the Day: Subject: Securing arctic equipment for mountain terrain!
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Adolf HItler
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[Boy Commandos #5] (Table of Contents: 27)

The Boy Commandos / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed as Kirby)
Inks
Joe Simon (signed as Simon)
Colors
?

Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]
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Assignment in Norway (Table of Contents: 28)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: The Boy Commandos will report to Headquarters...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Jeanne D'Arcy; Sally Richards
Synopsis
Jeanne and Sally of the Bomber Ferry Command fly new Bombers from the America to England to be used in the war; through Hurricanes, if necessary. And, sometimes, they land in occupied Norway by mistake.
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A Town to Remember (Table of Contents: 29)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

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Order of the Day: Destination: Unknown?
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; John Hussite
Synopsis
Set in Czechoslovakia. A dead man masterminds a plot to save his fellow villagers from the Nazis.
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The Mysterious Mr Mulani (Table of Contents: 30)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Spies and saboteurs are loose in London...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Lieutenant Mike Mulani
Synopsis
The Commandos suspect Lt. Mulani of being a spy.
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Satan to See You! (Table of Contents: 31)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Our Nazi prisoner has requested a heavy guard...
Genre
war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Bleak; General Krueg; Lord Burpshire
Synopsis
In 1933 General Krueg sold his soul for 10 years of fame and fortune.
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The Romance of Rip Carter (Table of Contents: 32)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

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Order of the Day: Rasalink K. is making her debut tonight...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Sergeant Hooker; Carlo Ravissi; Captain Groggins; Lieutenant Nevil; Augustino; Rigo; Enrico Cardi
Synopsis
The Boy Commandos fail in their mission to blow up a railway tunnel, but the plane that was carrying them manages to destroy the tunnel without any crew aboard.
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The Triumph of Cholly the Chimp (Table of Contents: 33)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Commandos will try to refrain from using the term 'Ape' to describe Japs and Nazis...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Cholly; Herr Von Pigh; Stoohl
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A Wreath for Sir Edgar of Wimpledowne (Table of Contents: 34)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
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Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: All commando units are reminded that the fight to protect the innocent can be waged behind the battle lines...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Sir Edgar: Lord Wimpledowne
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Curtain Call for Action (Table of Contents: 35)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Order of the Day: Don your wigs, brush up on your dialogue and hit the footlights...
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; André Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett]; Agent Axis; General Blayfield
Synopsis
General Blayfield orders the Commandos executed for treason.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Boy Commandos
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Don't Sit Out This War!
  5. 4. The Trial of Captain Carter
    The Boy Commandos
  6. 5. Double for Death
    The Boy Commandos
  7. 6. Message to Murmansk
    The Boy Commandos
  8. 7. [Boy Commandos #3]
    The Boy Commandos
  9. 8. A Film from the Front ---Uncensored
    The Boy Commandos
  10. 9. War Album No. 1 -- The Siege of Troy
    The Boy Commandos
  11. 10. Cyril Thwaite Rides Again--
    The Boy Commandos
  12. 11. The Return of Agent Axis
    The Boy Commandos
  13. 12. The Invasion of America
    The Boy Commandos
  14. 13. The Valley of Destiny
    The Boy Commandos
  15. 14. Freedom Station
    The Boy Commandos
  16. 15. Sand Dunes of Death!
    The Boy Commandos
  17. 16. [Boy Commandos #4]
    The Boy Commandos
  18. 17. The Invasion of Europe! [Chapter 1] Flames at Dawn!
    The Boy Commandos
  19. 18. [The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 2: Brooklyn Revere's Ride!
    The Boy Commandos
  20. 19. [The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 3: The Madman of Mt. Cloud!
    The Boy Commandos
  21. 20. [The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 4: Toinette the Terrible
    The Boy Commandos
  22. 21. [The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 5: West Meets East
    The Boy Commandos
  23. 22. [The Invasion of Europe!] Chapter 6: Bugle of the Brave
    The Boy Commandos
  24. 23. The Duce Gets a Hotfoot
    The Boy Commandos
  25. 24. The Baronet of Bodkin Borders
    The Boy Commandos
  26. 25. Yankee Doodle Dynamite
    The Boy Commandos
  27. 26. Golden Victory
    The Boy Commandos
  28. 27. [Boy Commandos #5]
    The Boy Commandos
  29. 28. Assignment in Norway
    The Boy Commandos
  30. 29. A Town to Remember
    The Boy Commandos
  31. 30. The Mysterious Mr Mulani
    The Boy Commandos
  32. 31. Satan to See You!
    The Boy Commandos
  33. 32. The Romance of Rip Carter
    The Boy Commandos
  34. 33. The Triumph of Cholly the Chimp
    The Boy Commandos
  35. 34. A Wreath for Sir Edgar of Wimpledowne
    The Boy Commandos
  36. 35. Curtain Call for Action
    The Boy Commandos
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