The 'Nam #53
(February 1991)

Marvel, 1986 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1990-12-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
024885211818 02
Printer
Printed in the U.S.A.
Editing
Don Daley (credited) (editor); Tom DeFalco (credited) (editor in chief)

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Punisher Invades The 'Nam Part Two of Two Mark of the Executioner (Table of Contents)

The 'Nam / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jorge Zaffino (signed as Zaffino)
Inks
Jorge Zaffino (signed as Zaffino)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mark of the executioner
Genre
war
Characters
Frank Castle [Punisher]
Reprints

The Long Sticks Part Two (Table of Contents: 1)

The 'Nam / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Salick (credited)
Pencils
Mike Harris (credited)
Inks
Jimmy Palmiotti (credited as James Palmiotti)
Colors
Ed Lazellari (credited)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ack! Help! Gasp!
Genre
war
Characters
Frank Castle [Punisher]; The Monkey (villain, death); Viet Cong (villains)
Synopsis
After escaping his captors, Frank takes on the Monkey in a sniping contest.

LRRPs (Table of Contents: 2)

The 'Nam / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roger Salick (uncredited)
Pencils
Wayne Vansant (signed)
Inks
Wayne Vansant (signed)
Colors
Ed Lazellari (uncredited)
Letters
Jade Moede (uncredited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Until the Vietnam War, no army in the world...
Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The 'Nam / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Vansant (signed)
Inks
Wayne Vansant (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
End the war now
Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Incoming / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Daley ?; Kevin Kobasic ?
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Punisher [Frank Castle]

Indexer Notes

Letters from Michael Barnes and Matthew Hayes, as well as promos for Punisher War Journal #27 and The Punisher #46.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Punisher Invades The 'Nam Part Two of Two Mark of the Executioner
    The 'Nam
  2. 1. The Long Sticks Part Two
    The 'Nam
  3. 2. LRRPs
    The 'Nam
  4. 3. ["End the war now"]
    The 'Nam
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Incoming
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Henry Andrews
  • Terry Jeffress
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Daniel Thingvold