Follow

    Balloon Buster

    Character » Balloon Buster appears in 22 issues.

    Lt. Savage AKA the Balloon Buster was an accomplished World War I fighter pilot. He was revealed to be the son of Scalphunter Brian Savage and grandson of Matt Savage.

    Short summary describing this character.

    No recent wiki edits to this page.

    Origin

    Born and raised in Mustang River, Wyoming, Savage was trained by his poverty stricken father to be a consumate marksman, learning that the gun is merely an extension of the man who wields it.

    At his dying father's bedside, Savage promised to make the old man proud of him by making Savage a name to be remembered.

    Enlisting in the army corps at the onset of WW1, Savage repeatedly disobeyed orders, breaking formation to attack and destroy the German combat balloons, which earned him his nickname.

    Though his commanding officer, Major Michaels, continually sought to court martial Savage, General Talbot of High Command applauded his actions and demanded he be kept in combat. It is not known whether Savage survived the war or not.  

    He said to be the son of Brian Savage AKA Scalphunter and the grandson of Matt Savage

    Creation

     Lt. Savage was created by Robert Kanigher and Russ Heath.
    sizepositionchange
    sizepositionchange
    positionchange
    positionchange
    positionchange
    bordersheaderpositiontable
    positionchange

    This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for:

    Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

    Comment and Save

    Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Comic Vine users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.