Wild Boy of the Woods
Real Name: Derek
Identity/Class: Normal human
Occupation: Resistance fighter
Affiliations: Unnamed hermit
Enemies: German soldiers
Known Relatives: None known
Aliases: None known
Base of Operations: The woods near Barchester
First Appearance: Beano #1 (D.C.Thomson, 30 July 1938-42; 1947-49)
Powers/Abilities: Skilled woodsman and Tarzan-a-like. The hermit seems to be some sort of scientific genius as he outfitted Derek with a Gyro-Flier at one point.
History: Derek was a boy who had grown up in the woods near the town of Barchester, living in a secret cave accessible through a hollow tree with an old hermit he called Grandfather. When the War started, he became the "deadliest foe Germany ever had".
Comments: Created by Richard Baines.
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