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Battle Attack (1952) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Battle Attack (1952) 1
    • 1" Cumulative spine split.

    Stories and art by Eugene Hughes, Hy Fleishman and Tony Mortellaro. Tales of combat, military life and warfare from publisher Stanley Morse. Grunt Lucky Carlson will bet on anything, including his squad's chances of survival in a combat zone. How early 20th-century machinery was utilized during wartime, from telephones to atomic weaponry. A young recruit and a weathered Marine sergeant have a running argument about traditional vs. modern methods of warfare. The Gambler; Machinery!; Hitting the Pens; A Modern Army!; Chatterbox!; Gunfire! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Battle Attack (1952) 2
  • Issue #3
    Battle Attack (1952) 3

    Cover by Eugene Hughes. Stories and art by Eugene Hughes and Hy Fleishman. Tales of combat, military life and warfare from publisher Stanley Morse. A warm-natured private from the Deep South finds Korean winters far too cold, so his buddies conspire to find him an extra blanket. A rookie soldier joins a dangerous night patrol where the least noise could give the whole squad away. Sailors must guard a convoy of supply ships from enemy submarine attacks. A Blanket for Angie!; The Taxi Cab Driver; Killer Patrol; Run to Murmansk; Twist of the Wrist!; A G.I.'s Equipment. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Battle Attack (1952) 4

    Stories and art by Eugene Hughes and Hy Fleishman. Tales of combat, military life and warfare from publisher Stanley Morse. An American soldier and a German one have a wintry confrontation on Christmas Eve. A veteran tells his son about his war experiences. A speculative story about a nuclear terrorist attack on American soil is a little time-capsule of Cold War-era beliefs and fears. First issue with the Comics Code seal on the cover. Merry Xmas; Sneak Attack; Tell Me a... War Story!; The Corporal Becomes a Major; The Gun. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Battle Attack (1952) 5

    "Booby Trap," "First Patrol," "The Conquerers," and "Communique!" Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Battle Attack (1952) 6
    • 2" Cumulative spine split.
  • Issue #7
    Battle Attack (1952) 7
    • 6" spine split from base of comic.

    Stories and art by Eugene Hughes and others. Tales of combat, military life and warfare from publisher Stanley Morse. US troops try to gain the time to respond after the invasion of South Korea in 1950. A private in combat for the first time gets world-weary advice from a seasoned corporal. American troops under fire in WWII Europe find a farmer's simple stone wall an insurmountable obstacle. Forty-Eight Hours!; An Ace Over the Oasis; Don't Volunteer!; The Parade!; The Wall! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Battle Attack (1952) 8
    • 5" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached.

    Cover by Eugene Hughes. Stories and art by Eugene Hughes and others. Tales of combat, military life and warfare from publisher Stanley Morse. After their captain is killed in battle, a company waits for its new commanding officer to arrive. A fighter pilot who thinks he's better than bomber crews gets a look at life from the other side. A stone Buddha impassively watches the Korean War unfold. Line Officer; The Gambler!; The Big Birds; Buddha Smiled; Patrol!; Coward. Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.