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Real Name


First Appearance

Cat-Man Comics #24 (1944)

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Valkyrie was a female pilot in the German Luftwaffe who flew an advanced model of the Messerschmidt plane. She had taken to the skies to inspire German woman to become pilots and to turn the tide of the war in Germany's favor. On her first mission, she shot down three Allied pilots.

Eventually, she was confronted at a secret air base by the American costumed hero, Blackout (or Firebird in Tailspin Comics #1). Valkyrie pulled her gun on the hero however, he was quicker on the draw and shot her down in self-defense.

Public Domain Appearances

  • Cat-Man Comics #24
  • Tailspin Comics #1


  • The story in Tailspin Comics #1 was re-printed and re-colored from Cat-Man Comics #24.
  • Valkyrie should not be confused with the Airboy villainess of the same name.

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