Name: Saint Elmo
Other Names: Elmo; Erasmus (maybe); Arctic Avatar; Keeper of the Northern Lights
First Appearance: Alpha Flight Special (vol. 2) #1 (June 1992): "First Flight"
Number of Appearances: 1
Note: god of the Northern Lights
Saint Elmo has been described as the "god of the Northern Lights" and the "patron saint of sailors." He was said to be thousands of years old. He was, however, not entirely immortal. He sacrificed himself in order to prevent the detonation of Egghead's nuclear bomb.
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