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Captain America (vol. 1) #237 (Sep. 1979):
“From the Ashes...”
by Chris Claremont, Roger McKenzie, Sal Buscema, Don Perlin

Captain America (vol. 1) #237

Title: “From the Ashes...”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Sep. 1979

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Chris Claremont, Roger McKenzie
Art by: Sal Buscema, Don Perlin


36 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 Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(lead character)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Anna Kapplebaum Anna Kapplebaum supporting character
CBR Scale: M Jewish
[former landlady of Captain America] Marvel 11
Falcon Falcon (Sam Wilson)
(pg. 5-6)
hero
CBR Scale: S Baptist
The Avengers; SHIELD Super-Agents...  Marvel 531
Nazis Nazis
(flashback, pg. 11-15) 
villain group real/historical person
CBR Scale: D Nazi
[generic WWII Nazis] Timely Marvel, etc. 4,222
Josh Cooper Josh Cooper supporting character
  black
[neighbor, friend of Steve Rogers (Captain America)]
Marvel 24
Jews Jews
(flashback, pg. 10-15) 
supporting character group
CBR Scale: D Jewish
  Marvel DC
reporters reporters
(pg. 1-4)
supporting character group real/historical person
  [occupation] DC Marvel, etc. 100
Katie Burns
(7-panel cameo, pg. 2-3)
supporting character
  [TV reporter] Marvel 1
CBS News CBS News
(7-panel cameo, pg. 2-3) 
supporting character group real/historical person
  [subsidiary] CBS
Abraham Kapplebaum
(6-panel cameo, pg. 10-12)
supporting character
CBR Scale: M Jewish
[father of Steve Rogers' neighbor Anna; killed by Nazis] Marvel 1
Mrs. Kapplebaum
(5-panel cameo, pg. 10-12)
supporting character
CBR Scale: M Jewish
[mother of Steve Rogers' neighbor Anna; killed by Nazis] Marvel 1
Colonel Steiger
(4-panel cameo, pg. 12, 14-15)
villain
CBR Scale: D Nazi
[ordered all Jews in Diebenwald shot] Marvel 1
Frank
(4-panel cameo, pg. 3-4)
supporting character
  [showed Captain America footage of Sharon Carter dying] Marvel 1
Franz
(4-panel cameo, pg. 13-14)
villain
CBR Scale: D Nazi
[seen in WWII flashback] Marvel 1
Kapplebaum children
(4-panel cameo, pg. 10-11)
supporting character group
CBR Scale: M Jewish
[siblings of Steve Rogers' neighbor Anna; killed by Nazis] Marvel 1
U.S. Army U.S. Army
(3-panel cameo, pg. 12, 15)
supporting character group real/historical person
  [military unit] Marvel DC 1,801
The Butcher of Diebenwald The Butcher of Diebenwald (Klaus Mendelhaus)
(3-panel cameo, pg. 11-12)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: M Nazi
[regretted past actions as a Nazi] Marvel 2
The Avengers The Avengers
(3-panel cameo, pg. 6, panels 1-2, 4) 
hero group
  [1st app: The Avengers (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1963)] Marvel 100
Nick Fury Nick Fury
(2-panel cameo, pg. 17, panels 2, 4)
hero
CBR Scale: U secular
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Howling Commandos...  Marvel 1,898
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy)
(2-panel cameo, pg. 6, panels 2, 4)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 5,233
The Wasp The Wasp (Janet van Dyne)
(2-panel cameo, pg. 6, panels 2, 4)
hero
CBR Scale: U Dutch Reformed (nominal); atheist
The Avengers; Lady Liberators...  Marvel 1,339
Vision Vision
(2-panel cameo, pg. 6, panels 2, 4)
hero
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: M synthezoid; Catholic (temporary)
The Avengers; A-Next...  Marvel 1,393
Captain Marvel Ms. Marvel (Carol Danvers)
(2-panel cameo, pg. 6, panels 2, 4)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
U.S. Air Force; The Avengers...  Marvel 784
Spider-Man Peter Parker
(1-panel cameo, pg. 2, panel 2)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 10,664
Super-Patriot Mike Farrell
(1-panel cameo, pg. 7, panel 4)
supporting character
  The Watchdogs Marvel 32
Agent 13 Agent 13 (Sharon Carter)
(flashback, pg. 3-4) 
supporting character hero
CBR Scale: S Christian (denomination
unknown)
S.H.I.E.L.D.; Femme Force Marvel 262
National Force National Force
(mentioned in text & seen in picture, pg. 1-3) 
villain group
CBR Scale: D neo-fascists; white supremacists; Nazi
[terrorist] Marvel 73
FDNY FDNY
(name seen in illustration (or on screen), pg. 7, panel 4) 
supporting character group real/historical person
  [firefighter] Marvel DC, etc. 8
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D.
(mentioned, pg. 17, panels 2-3) 
supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
Adolf Hitler Adolf Hitler
(mentioned, pg. 11-12, 15) 
villain real/historical person
CBR Scale: D Nazi
[1st app: Uma Kaeru (1935)] Shochiku Kinema 1,593
Doctor Faustus (Johann Fennhoff)
(mentioned, pg. 2, panel 1) 
villain
CBR Scale: S Nazi / Freudian
National Force (founder); The Corporation
[led own gang]
Marvel 61
Dwight Rollin Stanford
(mentioned, pg. 17, panels 2-3) 
supporting character
  S.H.I.E.L.D.
[tried to kick Captain America out of SHIELD complex]
Marvel 2
George S. Patton George S. Patton
(mentioned, pg. 13, panel 2) 
supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
[general; military officer] Marvel 50
Ku Klux Klan Ku Klux Klan
(mentioned, pg. 1, panel 1) 
villain group
CBR Scale: D White Supremacist
[1st app: The Leopard's Spots (1902)] DC 4
Project: Rebirth Project: Rebirth
(mentioned, pg. 7, panel 1) 
supporting character group
    Marvel 30
The American Nazi Party The American Nazi Party
(mentioned, pg. 1, panel 1) 
supporting character villain group real/historical person
CBR Scale: D Nazi; White Supremacist
[political party] Marvel DC 6