War Battles #24

Red Circle Press

Australia

Published
October 1954
Page count
24
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
War

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Editorial) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 0.3 pages

"It is not the aim of "War Battles" to mantle war with glamour and glory…"

Featuring

Feature
Editorial
Show/hide 2. Death Comic story, 5.7 pages

Featuring

Genre
War

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
George Roussos ?
Letters
Joe Rosen
Editing
Leon Harvey ? (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Warfront (Harvey, 1951 series) #16 (August 1953)
Death Bait!

Synopsis

South Korean War story about the 5th Marine Division.

Notes

The word "Bait!" has been removed from the title of this story and the first page panels slightly trimmed to fit an 'Editorial'.

Show/hide 3. Fog! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
War

Credits

Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling ?
Letters
Joe Rosen
Editing
Leon Harvey ? (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Warfront (Harvey, 1951 series) #16 (August 1953)
Fog!
Also printed
Australia
Battle Stations (Barmor, 1959? series) #5 ([1959?])
Fog!
 
Australia
Battle Stations Giant Edition (Jubilee, 1966) #36-41 (1966)
Fog!

Synopsis

A soldier is shot in the spine and paralysed during the attack on Red Inchon.

Show/hide 4. Battlefront Madness! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
War

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
Editing
Leon Harvey ? (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Warfront (Harvey, 1951 series) #16 (August 1953)
Battlefront Madness!

Synopsis

Murphy borrows a trick from his brother in the Air Force by mounting rockets on a tank.

Show/hide 5. Ambush Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
War

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
Editing
Leon Harvey ? (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Warfront (Harvey, 1951 series) #16 (August 1953)
Battlefront Madness!

Synopsis

Murphy borrows a trick from his brother in the Air Force by mounting rockets on a tank.


Notes

A one page story is missing from this index, possibly the text story 'Expendable' from Warfront (Harvey, 1951 series) #16 (August 1953).

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AusReprints ID

  • 72029

Entry created

  • 18/02/2012

Cover added

  • 03/05/2019

Last updated

  • 03/05/2019