Hornet

Real Name: Henri Barnet

Identity/Class: Cyborg

Occupation: Criminal

Affiliations: The Crushers

Enemies: The Crusaders

Known Relatives: None known

Aliases: None known

Base of Operations: Unknown

First Appearance: Crisis at the Crusader Citadel

Powers/Abilities: His eyes grant him all round, 360 degrees, infra-red and ultraviolet vision. He can fly at high speed and generate sonic blasts using his wings.

History: Henri Barnet was a down on his luck small time hood who was blinded in an explosion attempting to open up a grocery store safe. He was then approached by an unknown organization who replaced his useless eyes with the experimental cybernetic eyes. Although it isn't specified, the same organisation were probably also responsible for giving him his artificial wings. The one condition they set  when they equipped him was that when Barnet was given an order by them, he had to obey it, no matter what or he would again lose his sight. Barnet became the supervillain known as the Hornet, and eventually joined the Crushers.

Comments: Created by Jack Herman and Jeff Dee. Art on this page by Jeff Dee and copyright to him.

CLARIFICATIONS:

Any Additions/Corrections? Please let me know.

Back to US Independents Page

Home

All images and characters depicted on this site are copyright their respective holders, and are used for informational purposes only. No infringement is intended and copyrights remain at source.