Real Name: Unknown
Identity/Class: Normal human
Occupation: Aviator / adventurer
Affiliations: Gloria Dean
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Africa
First Appearance: Gem Comics
Powers/Abilities: Skilled pilot
History: The Raven was an aviator/adventurer operating in Africa. He was equally as adept on the ground as in the air and was well-known and respected by many of the native warriors.
Comments: Created by Paul Wheelahan.
Thanks to Dansen T.Stahl who provided the following information, gleaned from an old fan magazine "Rocket Blast Comi-Collector".
"Costume: Jodhapurs. Tall, leather boots. Long-sleeved pull-over with a large raven emblem in it (rather like a single-headed austrian eagle symbol). Aviator's cap and goggles. Story/art(?) by Bill Belbin. Appeared in Gem Comics (circa 1946)." The original contributor to the magazine was Geoffrey Tolle, who also provided the history above.
Thanks also to Dennis Ray for the image of the character.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
The Raven, another Australian comics hero
Raven, American Golden age hero
Raven, another American Golden age hero
Raven, THUNDER Agent
Any Additions/Corrections? Please let me know.
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