G.I. JOE HAWK (v1)
Series: Twenty Four (2008)
G.I. Joe Hawk was released with the first wave of comic packs in 2008 celebrating the 25th Anniversary of G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero. The pack also included Scarlett (v9), a reprint of issue 1 of the Marvel series, and a mail-in redemption offer for "Operation: Rescue Doc".
G.I. Joe Hawk came with a green helmet, clear visor, black webgear, a black rifle, a black pistol, a black and silver knife, and black display stand.
Grade: 0-8 (Major General)
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado
Primary Specialty: Strategic Command Operations
Secondary Specialty: Artillery
When GI JOE HAWK orders his men into battle, he stands in front of them to lead the way. He believes that a general should be among his men, showing them how to fight and how to win. Under his command, soldiers learn to be courageous defenders of peace. Comrades and enemies alike call him by his nickname "Hawk." A West Point graduate and two-star general, he has seen plenty of action in conflicts around the world. It was "Hawk" who led the GI JOE '~ team on their first assault of COBRA Island. His troops know he won't ask them to do anything he isn't willing to do himself. That's WhY they are willing to do anything he tells them.
"I am proud to lead the finest fighting force in the world. Together, we will defeat the COBRA"' organization and put an end to its evil plans."
Some versions of G.I. Joe Hawk came with a revised, thinner waist sculpt.
G.I. Joe Hawk was created using the body of Snake Eyes (v28) (2007) with a new head.
Versions of Hawk
In 1991 Hawk was renamed "General Hawk," in 2000 renamed "General Tomahawk," in 2004 renamed "General Abernathy," and in 2008 renamed "G.I. Joe Hawk." So while there are several names, they are all based on the character "Hawk."
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