FANDOM


Blackhawk Squadron

Blackhawks

First Appearance
Military Comics (Vol. 1) #1 (August, 1941)
Creators
Chuck Cuidera, Bob Powell, Will Eisner
Members
Blackhawk, André, Chuck, Hendrickson, Olaf, Stanislaus, Chop-Chop, Lady Blackhawk
HQ
Blackhawk Island
Rallying Cry
"Hawk-a-a-a!"
Paraphenalia
Grumman XF5F Skyrocket, Other Aircraft
Aliases
The Blackhawks

The Blackhawk Squadron (often simply The Blackhawks) is a team in the DC Universe.

OriginEdit

When Polish pilot Janos Prohaska was shot down in a 1939 attack by the Nazis, he swore vengeance, creating a crack team of pilots made up of men from various allied countries to defeat the Nazis wherever they appear.

BiographyEdit

Quality ComicsEdit

The original Blackhawk Squadron continuity provided no backstory for how the team was formed, though it is likely in the early days of World War II.  What is known is that they were formed of pilots from various countries with the express purpose of battling the Axis forces in the air as the Blackhawk Squadron of planes.

New EarthEdit

Janos Prohaska, a Polish fighter pilot, was shot down during a battle with Nazi forces in 1939.

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.