Victoria Cross (2002) comic books
Story, Art and Cover by William Tucci. The first-ever #1/2 published by Crusade, this comic book takes place in 1937 as the armies of Nazi Germany and Mussolini's Italy wage total war against Soviet Russia and the Spanish people. Pilot Officer Victoria Cross of the Royal Air Force is sent to Spain to steal the Luftwaffe's newest weapon of mass destruction: The Messerschmitt Bf109 fighter. Victoria must then fly the fighter through enemy fire to Gibraltar, where the massive British fleet will whisk the 109 and Victoria back to the safety of jolly old England. But soon Victoria learns of the Nazis' sinister plan to sink the British fleet and invade Gibraltar. As Spain burns, Victoria must use her wits and the stolen fighter to save Gibraltar, Great Britain and the world! Victoria Cross #1/2 features a self-contained introductory full color comic, character development, John Vilardi's (The Undaunted, Some Trouble of a SeRRious Nature) dynamic 3D Aircraft, and more! 24 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $4.99.