“Flower lady, toughie, socialite, or emigrant—no matter under what disguise—Phil Barrows was first of all a very good detective. Nobody knew him as the Undercover Man who seemed to know what gangsters and criminals would do next.”

Undercover Man
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Real Name

Phil Barrows

First Appearance

Captain Battle Comics #1 (Summer, 1941)

Original Publishers

Lev Gleason

Created by

Nathaniel Nitkin and Dennis Neville


Undercover Man was a backup feature in the Lev Gleason comic Captain Battle. He was the man of a thousand… well really just the faces lined up behind him on his splash page here.

Golden Age Appearances

  • Captain Battle Comics #1-2

See Also

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