Silver Ghost (Raphael Van Zandt)

The Religious Affiliation of
Silver Ghost
Raphael Van Zandt

Religion: Nazi CBR Scale: U

Name: Silver Ghost

Alter Ego: Raphael Van Zandt

Other Names: Americommando

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: Freedom Fighters (vol. 1) #1 (Apr. 1976)

Creators: Gerry Conway, Martin Pasko, Ric Estrada, Mike Royer

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 7

Teams/Affiliations: Secret Society of Super Villains; The Crusaders

Enemy of: Freedom Fighters

Gender: male

Silver Ghost has often been regarded as the arch-enemy of the Freedom Fighters.

Bob Rozakis has revealed that in the succeeding two issues the secret origin of Star Sapphire II would have been revealed, the Silver Ghost would have been revealed as a Nazi commandant from Earth-X.

This character is in the following 7 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Cancelled Comic Cavalcade
Freedom Fighters (vol. 1) #1 (Apr. 1976)
Joker: Last Laugh #4 (Dec. 2001): "Everyone Knows This is Nowhere"
Justice League of America
Secret Society of Super-Villains #15 (June-July 1978): "The Wizard's War of the Worlds!"

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