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True War Experiences (1952 Harvey) comic books 1952

  • Issue #1
    True War Experiences (1952 Harvey) 1
    • Paper: Light tan to off white
    • Label #1021498006
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout.

    Stories and art by Warren Kremer, Vic Donahue, and Jack Sparling. Harvey presents war stories as Korea was becoming the latest American conflict. US soldiers face a vicious counterattack from enemy forces. A weary sergeant tries to keep two soldiers from fighting each other while patrolling the Korean front. US fighter pilots seek a hidden airbase somewhere in the Korean wild. The Spirit of '52; Counter-Attack!; Operation Diamond; Iron Joe; The Hero; The Mystery of Mig Alley. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    True War Experiences (1952 Harvey) 2
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout. Graded by MCS, not consignor.

    Stories and art by Warren Kremer, Vic Donahue, and Jack Sparling. Harvey presents war stories as Korea was becoming the latest American conflict. The indicia reads Vol. 2, issue #1, but the cover lists it as issue #2. Soldier Fando, member of a circus-clown family, gets to use his special skills on the battlefield. A soldier writes a letter home to his mother on the eve of a big battle. Garrison enlists in the war, but his fellow soldiers wonder if he's past his prime. This is War!; Too Old to Fight!; The Wild Bulls of Korea; The Toll of War!; 'T Was the Night...; Extra Helping of Guts!; Dear Mom; The Sucker! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    True War Experiences (1952 Harvey) 3
    • 3 1/2" cumulative spine split.
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout. Graded by MCS, not consignor.

    Cover by Al Avison. Stories and art by Pete Morisi, Howard Nostrand, Al Gordon, Rocco Mastroserio and Jack Sparling. Harvey presents war stories as Korea was becoming the latest American conflict. A coward must overcome his fear of the battlefield. An airman lets nothing stop him in his drive to get a wounded soldier to safety. Huge Boris and tiny Maxie make a surprisingly effective team when Company B takes on the German Army. Plus a list of Navy positions, including Aviation Photographer's Mate, Quartermaster Q, Machinist's Mate, Hospital Corpsman, Gunner's Mate, and Electronics Technician. Come and Get Us; Our Navy; I'm Coming Through!; Mad Man Murphy; The Pay Off; Sentry!; Operation Mercy! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    True War Experiences (1952 Harvey) 4
    • Staple rust.

    Cover by Al Avison. Stories and art by Pete Morisi, Moe Marcus, Rocco Mastroserio and Jack Sparling. Harvey presents war stories as Korea was becoming the latest American conflict. Fellow soldiers are impressed with Rogers' fighting spirit, but they don't suspect he lied about his age. A flamethrower signals the rescue of a squad cut off from reinforcements or ammo. A squad of eight men is assigned to take out a Korean machine-gun nest atop a hill. Plus a fact-based guide to Army slang. Babe in Arms!; Army Slang; Attack!; Artilleryman; Flaming Finger!; P.T. Hero; Breakthrough. Final issue of the series. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.