The Human Bat
Real Name: John Holloway
Identity/Class: Human technology user
Occupation: School pupil
Known Relatives: Unidentified father (17th Baron of Fingall), unidentified cousin
Base of Operations: Fingall, Ireland
First Appearance: The Funny Wonder (March 1899)
Powers/Abilities: Able to glide using his cape.
History: When a family cousin and his father's parliamentary rival conspire together to steal the Fingall estate and fortune, John Holloway donned a caped costume his father's manservant had given him to wear at formal dinners, adding a mask to hide identity, and became the Human Bat to thwart the swindlers.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
Batman, DC's most famous vigilante
Human Bat, a 1950s hero of the same name
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