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Who’s Who: The Definitive Directory of the DC Universe #2 (1985) – Balloon Buster drawn by Joe Kubert
All-American Men of War #112 (Dec 1965) by Robert Kanigher and Russ Heath
The origin of Balloon Buster!
Steve Savage in action!
All-American Men of War #114 (Apr 1966) by Robert Kanigher and Joe Kubert
Balloon Buster vs a German train!
Savage saves a woman from enemy shelling, and they share a beautiful, human moment surrounded by the raging battle.
The pilot dies mid-air, with Balloon Buster clinging to the airplane wing, left only with his pistol!
Star-Spangled War Stories #181-183 (1972) by Robert Kanigher and Frank Thorne
Balloon Buster and Enemy Ace meet in the air!
Balloon Buster is taken captive by Enemy Ace!
Part 2 is narrated from Balloon Buster’s point of view
The German pilots host a dinner in honor of their captive, Steve Savage!
Balloon Buster vs Enemy Ace in the air!
Enemy Ace wins, and Balloon Buster wants revenge!
Balloon Buster in Crisis on Infinite Earths #9 (Dec 1985) by Marv Wolfman, George Perez and Jerry Ordway
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