Captain America 65th Anniversary Special #1 (May 2006):
“Secrets of Iron & Fire”
by Ed Brubaker, Javier Pulido, Marcos Martin, Mike Perkins

Captain America 65th Anniversary Special #1

Title: “Secrets of Iron & Fire”

Medium: comic

Cover date: May 2006

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Ed Brubaker
Art by: Javier Pulido, Marcos Martin, Mike Perkins

12 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
Winter Soldier Bucky (Bucky Barnes) hero
CBR Scale: U Protestant (nominal)
Kid Commandos; Liberty Legion...  Marvel Timely 395
Nick Fury Nick Fury hero
CBR Scale: U secular
black; S.H.I.E.L.D....  Marvel 1,898
Red Skull Red Skull (Johann Schmidt) villain
CBR Scale: D Nazi
Axis Mundi; HYDRA... 
[Captain America's arch-nemy]
Marvel 298
Dum Dum Dugan Dum Dum Dugan hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic
Deadly Dozen; Godzilla Squad...  Marvel 555
Aleksander Lukin Aleksander Lukin villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
[1st app: Captain America (vol. 5) #1 (Jan. 2005)] Marvel 44
Baron Eisen villain scientist
  [15th Century; created "monster god of iron and fire"] Marvel 1
monster god of iron and fire villain
CBR Scale: I N.A.
[robot made by Baron Eisen; defeated by destroying "heart"] Marvel 1
Hermann Dexx supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: U Lutheran
[World War II scientist forced to serve Nazis, Red Skull] Marvel 1
Blackbird (Gretchen Zeller) supporting character
  [World War II resistance fighter] Marvel 2
Richard Zeller supporting character
  [WWII resistance fighter; father of Gretchen Zeller] Marvel 1
Betty Toller supporting character
  [granddaughter Gretchen Zeller] Marvel 1