Captain Klegg

Religion: not determined yet

Name: Captain Klegg

Other Names: Capt. Klegg

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Centaur Publications

First Appearance: Keen Detective Funnies #23 (Aug. 1940): "Air Man"

Creators: George Kapitan, Harry Sahle

Number of Appearances: 1

Enemy of: Air Man

Occupation: pirate, ship's captain

Race: white

Gender: male

Note: killed Drake Stephens' father, led to him becoming Air Man

Text from now-defunct "Air Man" section on "Who's Who in the Protectors" webpage previously available at

First Appearance: Golden Age-Keen Detective Comics #23 (Centaur Comics), Revived in 1992 by Malibu in Protectors #1

History: While studying birds in 1939, Dr. Stevens father was killed at sea by Captain Klegg. He donned a personal flying suit that he had been designing (with which to better study his birds) and became Air Man. He added a utility belt filled with useful weaponry. As Air Man he defeated Captain Klegg and numerous other mystery villains.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Keen Detective Funnies #23 (Aug. 1940): "Air Man"

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