Armageddon Patrol Cherries (2000) comic books
Written by John Short. Art by Alwyn Talbot. Following last year's critically acclaimed blood-and-guts one-shot about the super-heroes who fought in Vietnam, this mini-series reveals the Patrol's origins. The first issue deals with their no-nonsense leader, Maiden America. 28 pages, B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $2.95.
Written by John Short. Art by Alwyn Talbot. It's 1967. President Johnson has given the go-ahead for the creation of a squad of super-humans for special operations in Vietnam. In this, the concluding issue of Armageddon Patrol's origin mini-series, you'll follow the action as Maiden America recruits the freaks, weirdos and psychos that will form the rest of the team. Meet Skewer! Auto! Seer! Red! Thirteen! And Chain! The only way out of this issue is in a body bag! 28 pages, B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $2.95.