G.I. Combat #242 [Direct]
(June 1982)

DC, 1957 Series
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Volume
31
Price
1.00 USD; 0.30 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1982-02-16
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Dick Giordano (managing editor); Murray Boltinoff (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Last Mail Call (Table of Contents)

The Haunted Tank / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B-4661
Genre
war

The Last Mail Call! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Haunted Tank / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Dick Ayers (layouts)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (finishes)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B-4621
Genre
war

Five Nails from Freedom (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
David Allikas
Pencils
Ernesto Patricio
Inks
Ernesto Patricio
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
?

Job Number
B-4283
Genre
war
Keywords
1894; China; Weihaiwei

Makeshift Missile! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
war

Promise of a Dead Pilot! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff [as Evan Douglas]
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
Shelly Lefferman ?

Job Number
B-4165
Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Let's Make Tracks / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Sam Glanzman ? (illustration)
Inks
Sam Glanzman ? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-4649

3 Guns for Hire (Table of Contents: 6)

The Mercenaries / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Vic Catan [as Vicatan]
Inks
Vic Catan [as Vicatan]
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Esphid Mahilum

Job Number
B-4598
Genre
war
Characters
The Mercenaries (intro)

Blind Luck! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
war

The Psycho Soldiers! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Haunted Tank / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Dick Ayers (layouts)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (finishes)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-4612
Genre
war
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Last Mail Call
    The Haunted Tank
  2. 1. The Last Mail Call!
    The Haunted Tank
  3. 2. Five Nails from Freedom
  4. 3. Makeshift Missile!
  5. 4. Promise of a Dead Pilot!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Let's Make Tracks
  7. 6. 3 Guns for Hire
    The Mercenaries
  8. 7. Blind Luck!
  9. 8. The Psycho Soldiers!
    The Haunted Tank
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Per Sandell
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