Captain America (vol. 1) #251 (Nov. 1980):
“The Mercenary and the Madman”
by Roger Stern, John Byrne, Joe Rubinstein

Captain America (vol. 1) #251

Title: “The Mercenary and the Madman”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Nov. 1980

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Roger Stern
Art by: John Byrne, Joe Rubinstein

17 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
Mister Hyde Mister Hyde (Calvin Zabo) villain scientist
  Hood's Army; The Masters of Evil Marvel 143
Batroc the Leaper Batroc the Leaper (Georges Batroc) villain
  Batroc's Brigade; Doom's Brigade...  Marvel 129
Roxxon Roxxon supporting character villain group
  [company] Marvel 36
Bernie Rosenthal Bernie Rosenthal supporting character
CBR Scale: S Jewish
[Captain America's former girlfriend, fiance] Marvel 93
Monique villain
  [Batroc's lover, accomplice] Marvel 2
Blake Tower Blake Tower supporting character
  [District Attorney of New York City] Marvel 49
Pierce Benedict supporting character
  [1st app: Captain America (vol. 1) #251 (Nov. 1980)] Marvel 2
Pearson supporting character
  [1st app: Captain America (vol. 1) #251 (Nov. 1980)] Marvel 1
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark)
(flashback cameo)
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Thor Thor (Donald Blake)
(flashback cameo)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; Cosmic Avengers...  Marvel 4,362
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor)
(flashback cameo)
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Atlantean; Dark X-Men...  Marvel 1,864
Giant-Man Giant-Man (Hank Pym)
(flashback cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,543
The Wasp The Wasp (Janet van Dyne)
(flashback cameo)
CBR Scale: U Dutch Reformed (nominal); atheist
Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,339
Falcon Falcon (Sam Wilson)
(flashback cameo)
CBR Scale: S Baptist
black; SHIELD Super-Agents...  Marvel 531
Red Skull Red Skull (Johann Schmidt)
(flashback cameo)
CBR Scale: D Nazi
Axis Mundi; HYDRA... 
[Captain America's arch-nemy]
Marvel 298
Agent 13 Agent 13 (Sharon Carter)
(flashback cameo)
supporting character hero
CBR Scale: S Christian (denomination
Femme Force; S.H.I.E.L.D. Marvel 262