Battle Heroes (1966) comic books 1956-1969
Cover by Irv Novick. Stories and art by Eugene E. Hughes, S. Finocchiaro, Tony Mortellaro and Sal Trapani. A 64-page squarebound giant featuring war stories from publisher Stanley Morse. An innovative parallel-art storyline tells the stories of the 1776 and 1952 Battles of Bunker Hill simultaneously. A reporter covers Marines on an island during WWII trying to keep the peace. A chaplain tries to help a soldier overcome by PTSD, called "shell shock" or simply "shook" at the time. The British retreat at Dunkirk becomes one of the most daring, but little-known, conflicts of World War II. Road South!; The Mopping Up!; Bunker Hill; Shook!; Don't Come Back!; Mine Sweeper; Hot Ship; Buddha Smiled; Up From the Ashes!; Line Officer. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.25.
Stories and art by Eugene E. Hughes and others. A 64-page squarebound giant featuring war stories from publisher Stanley Morse. Soldiers face a baptism by fire on the beaches of Normandy during World War II. An American sniper tries to target an enemy sniper. A soldier goes to dangerous lengths to top his father's wartime accomplishments. The Bluff; Gyrenes; The Navy Way; 7 Seconds To Hell; Booby Trap; Tell Me A… War Story; You Cant Top Death; Sniper; Indian Fighter; The Conquerors. Final issue of the series. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.25.