First Appearance: Captain Savage and His Leatherneck Raiders
#1 (January 1968).
Appearances: Captain Savage and His Leatherneck Raiders #1-19, Sgt. Fury #10, 14, 26, 64.
Years Active: 1941-?
A second-tier version of Sgt. Fury and the Howling Commandos, Captain Savage and His Leatherneck Raiders were active in the Pacific during World War Two. They consisted of:
Whether or not Captain Savage and the Leatherneck Raiders were active in Korea, and their current status, is unknown.
Note: Ronald Byrd points out that “the short J word and the short N word fly kind of freely” in the Captain Savage stories, something disappointing but not surprising. Michael Hoskin points out that issue #7 involved a mission to rescue Ben Grimm, a story undoubtedly retconned away by Marvel's Ten Year Rule.