Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos

 

Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos are well represented in the Green River Pedigree collection. According to the original sales manifests, there are a total 65 copies of Sgt. Fury regular and annual-size issues in the collection, including multiple copies of several issues. There are few issues known to have been graded by CGC at this date. The Sgt. Fury portion of the Green River collection includes a straight run from the first issue through issue 44, followed by issue 47 and 50. Of the books represented in this gallery, only issue 1, 12, 28, 35, 36, 41 and 42 have been slabbed. Images and descriptions of issues #23 and #24 courtesy of Jim Metzendorf. Images and descriptions of issues #28, 36 and 42 courtesy of Rick Baca, whose books were added on June 6, 2005. A black and white scan of Sgt. Fury #1 CGC 7.0 was contributed in July of 2005. The certification number was unreadable, but a date stamp does appear just above the title of the book. Issues #11 and 43 were contributed by David Bashford. Issues number 15 and 22 added thanks to Harley Yee. Issue 22 has a date stamp on the inside first page. Updated, March 24, 2006 with the addition of issues 39, 43 and 50 from Shin Kao. Thanks as always, Shin! Updated August 11, 2006 with the addition of issue #35, which was graded as a CGC 9.6. This copy was purchased from Craig Barnett in Washington St. from his store, and is not on the Hauser/Haack inventory lists. Issue #38 added on Dec. 21, 2006. Last updated on January 10, 2007 with the addition of issue #29, an unlabeled Green River that CGC Boardmember Arex Crooke spotted and won on Ebay.

 

 
#1 May 1963
#8 Jul 1964
#9 Aug 1964
#11 Oct 1964
#12 Nov 1964
#14 Jan 1965
#15 Feb 1965
#17 Apr 1965
#19 Jun 1965
#21 Aug 1965
#22 Sept 1965
#23 Oct 1965
#24 Nov 1965
#25 Dec 1965
#27 Feb 1966
#28 Mar 1966
#29 April 1966
#30 May 1966
#31 Jun 1966
#32 July 1966
#35 Oct 1966
#36 Nov 1966
#37 Dec 1966
#38 Jan 1967
#39 Feb 1967
#40 March 1967
#41 April 1967
#42 May 1967
 
#43 June 1967
#44 July 1967
#50 Jan 1968