Battle Action Force

July 13th, 1985
(Wave 2 #532)

Comic Information
Country: England
Publisher: IPC Magazines LTD
Release: Weekly
Duration: Wave 2 Cobra Era -- 96 Issues

Additional Non Action Force Stories: Johnny Red, The Nightmare, Charley's War & The Sarge
Notes of Interest:
Data Files: Ton-Up with Wolverine

Battle Weapons File: TOW Missile System

From the collection of Josh Eggebeen

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Operatin Stubborn
The Hacienda Hit
Story #1
Story Title: Operation Stubborn
Creative Team: Writer: Gerry Day, Artist: Jim Watson, Letterer: M. Dolphin
Summary: With their helicopters destroyed, Action Force is forced to walk the MMS Missile system up the mountain using donkeys in order to protect an Arab countries Sheik. Firefly missed the MMS system when he blew up the helicopters. The Action Force team members are joined by several of the Sheiks bodyguards. Firefly is told that he has not completed his mission so he tracks down Action Force and sets a trap for them along there route.
Major Players:
Action Force: Cap. Buckingham, Albert Jones, Muller, Ragnarrson
GI Joe: None
Cobra: Firefly
Red Shadows: None

Story #2
Story Title: The Hacienda Hit (front cover)
Creative Team: Writer: Gerry Day, Artist: John Cooper, Letterer: Nigal Eaton
Summary: In Spain, an American diplomat has been captured by Cobra. At the house where the hostage is being held a postman is delivering mail when a dog attacks him. In order to avoid the dog the postman runs into the house. The Postman is actually Action Force member Mutt with his dog Junkyard. Once inside they both easily take out the Cobra troopers and save the day. At the UN, Major Flagg hears the good news and immediately sends Mutt & Junkyard to Mexico for a new assignment. The assignment to protect a displaced President. Once he arrives, they realize that the Elvira the President's wife is a cat lover. Of course, Junkyard is not welcome. And Mutt & Junkyard get permitor duty.
Major Players:
Action Force: None
GI Joe: Mutt & Junkyard, Major Flagg,
Cobra: None
Red Shadows: None
Others: President Perro & his wife Elivra Perro

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