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Captain America (vol. 1) #346 (Oct. 1988):
“Ambush!”
by Mark Gruenwald, Kieron Dwyer, Al Milgrom

Captain America (vol. 1) #346

Title: “Ambush!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 1988

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Mark Gruenwald
Art by: Kieron Dwyer, Al Milgrom


35 characters in this story:

Character
(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
Captain America (John Walker)
(lead character)
hero
CBR Scale: S Evangelical Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel 333
Avalanche Avalanche (Dominic Szilard Janos Petros) villain hero
CBR Scale: U Greek Orthodox (raised); mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Corps...  Marvel 156
Mystique Mystique (Raven Darkholme) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist; manifestly non-religious
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 451
Valerie Cooper Valerie Cooper supporting character
  Sentinel Squad O.N.E. (leader); Commission on Superhuman Activities...  Marvel 253
Battlestar Battlestar (Lemar Hoskins) hero
  Commission on Superhuman Activities; Buckies... 
[sidekick of U.S. Agent]
Marvel 67
Blob Blob (Fred J. Dukes) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Corps...  Marvel 403
Pyro Pyro (St. John Allerdyce) villain hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed); mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; Freedom Force Marvel 194
Destiny Destiny (Irene Adler) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
HYDRA; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 127
Spiral Spiral (Rita Wayword) villain hero
  Freedom Force Marvel 115
D-Man D-Man (Dennis Dunphy) hero
CBR Scale: A Salvation Army
The Avengers; Night People...  Marvel 60
Mentallo Think-Tank (Marvin Flumm) villain
  S.H.I.E.L.D.; HYDRA...  Marvel 72
Commission on Superhuman Activities Commission on Superhuman Activities supporting character group
  [U.S. govt. agency for regulating superhuman activities] Marvel 24
Guardsmen Guardsmen supporting character group
 indeterminate  [govt.-sponsored armor-wearing security force] Marvel 56
Stonewall Stonewall (Louis Hamilton) hero
  Freedom Force Marvel 25
Super Sabre Super Sabre (Martin Fletcher) hero
  Freedom Force Marvel 30
Crimson Commando Crimson Commando (Frank Bohannon) hero
  Freedom Force; Project: Wideawake Marvel 38
Peeper Occult (Peter Quinn) villain
CBR Scale: A Latter-day Saint (lapsed); radical mutant rights activist
The Resistants; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 36
Burner Crucible (Byron Calley) villain
CBR Scale: M mutant supremacist
The Resistants; Brotherhood of Mutants... 
[terrorist, mutant rights activist]
Marvel 21
Lifter Meteorite (Ned Lathrop) villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
The Resistants; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 17
Shocker Paralyzer (Randall Darby) villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
The Resistants; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 20
Adrian Sammish Adrian Sammish supporting character
  Commission on Superhuman Activities Marvel 15
Raymond Sikorsky Raymond Sikorsky supporting character
  Commission on Superhuman Activities Marvel 28
Douglas Rockwell Douglas Rockwell supporting character villain
  Commission on Superhuman Activities (leader)
[agent of Red Skull]
Marvel 13
Mist Mistress villain
CBR Scale: M mutant supremacist
The Resistants Marvel 2
Quill Quill villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
The Resistants Marvel 5
The Watchdogs The Watchdogs villain group
CBR Scale: D ultra-Conservative terrorists
[dedicated to restoring traditional ethical American values] Marvel 14
The Resistants The Resistants villain group
CBR Scale: D mutant supremacist
[terrorist; mutant rights activist] Marvel 15
Sheriff Oakley supporting character
  [sheriff] Marvel 1
Red Skull Red Skull (Johann Schmidt)
(shadow cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: D Nazi
HYDRA; The People's Militia... 
[Captain America's arch-nemy]
Marvel 298
Taskmaster Taskmaster
(cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
HYDRA; The Thunderbolts...  Marvel 128
Vagabond Vagabond (Priscilla Lyons)
(cameo)
supporting character
  Scourges of the Underworld
[part of The Captain's informal team]
Marvel 5
Ronald Reagan Ronald Reagan
(cameo)
supporting character hero real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Presbyterian (raised in Disciples of Christ)
Reagan's Raiders; X Presidents DC Marvel, etc. 583
Quicksilver Quicksilver (Pietro Maximoff)
(someone disguised or dressed as) 
villain hero
CBR Scale: I Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sometimes mutant supremacist
The Avengers; X-Factor...  Marvel 944
Caleb Walker Caleb Walker
(mentioned) 
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Evangelical Protestant
[U.S.Agent's father] Marvel 4
Emily Walker Emily Walker
(mentioned) 
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Evangelical Protestant
[U.S.Agent's mother] Marvel 4