The Religious Affiliation of
tornado-like creature

Religion: Shinto CBR Scale: R

Name: tornado-like creature

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: The Doom Patrol (vol. 1) #86 (Mar. 1964): "A Medal for Go-Buggy 3!"

Creators: Howard Purcell

Number of Appearances: 1

Occupation: soldier

Nation: Japan

Gender: male

Note: Japanese WWII survivor; became tornado-like creature

A Japanese soldier survived on an island from World War II until 1964. An American astronaut's capsule crash-landed on the same island. When a tornado-like creature emerged, people thought the tornado creature was the American astronaut. Actually, the tornado creature was the Japanese soldier, who had been changed into a tornado being by a nuclear blast. The Japanese soldier/tornado creature was impersonating the American astronaut.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
The Doom Patrol (vol. 1) #86 (Mar. 1964): "A Medal for Go-Buggy 3!"

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