Masked Marvel

Real Name:

Identity/Class: Normal human

Occupation: Investigator for World Wide Insurance Company

Affiliations: Alice Hamilton, World Wide Insurance Company

Enemies: Mura Sakima, Martin Crane

Known Relatives: None


Base of Operations:

First Appearance: The Masked Marvel (Republic, November 6th 1943)

Powers/Abilities: The Masked Marvel is a very capable fighter.


Comments: Created by George Plympton. Played by Tom Steele, with his voice provided by Gayne Whitman. Steele was the stunt co-ordinator for the series and played the costumed Marvel but not his civilian identity, which was deliberately kept secret until the final episode of the 12 part serial.

The episode titles were

  1. The Masked Crusader

  2. Death Takes the Helm

  3. Dive to Doom

  4. Suspense at Midnight

  5. Murder Meter

  6. Exit to Eternity

  7. Doorway to Destruction

  8. Destined to Die

  9. Danger Express

  10. Suicide Sacrifice

  11. The Fatal Mistake

  12. The Man Behind the Mask


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