Captain America Annual #6 (Nov. 1982):
“The Shadows of the Past”
by J. M. DeMatteis, Ron Wilson, Vince Colletta

Captain America Annual #6

Title: “The Shadows of the Past”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Nov. 1982

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: J. M. DeMatteis
Art by: Ron Wilson, Vince Colletta

8 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(lead character)
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Redeemers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Captain America (Jeff Mace)
(lead character)
  Liberty Legion; The All-Winners Squad...  Marvel Timely 89
The Grand Director Captain America (William Burnside) villain hero
CBR Scale: M idolizes Captain America
National Force
[taught history]
Marvel 13
Captain America (William Nasland) hero
CBR Scale: S Christian (denomination
The All-Winners Squad; The Crusaders...  Marvel 15
Scarecrow Scarecrow (Ebenezer Laughton) villain hero
  Crime Wave; Hood's Army...  Marvel 43
The Contemplator The Contemplator (Tath Ki) supporting character
CBR Scale: D quasi-cosmic entity w/ personal obsession
Elders of the Universe
[investigator of reality]
Marvel 32
Adam II Adam II villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
[conquered world; significant recurring character] Marvel 2
Agent Smith villain
  [cybog; led 1950s Captain America, Spirit of '76 into trap] Marvel 1