Citizen V. Lieutenant John Watkins, a British soldier, appears to be killed by enemy fire at during the Dunkirk retreat. In reality he is rescued by the French and returns home. Now thought dead, he is sent by his superior into occupied Europe, to "rally the conquered peoples to strike back at the aggressors!" Watkins: “My work will be among the oppressed peoples...I must be one of them. My symbol for them to rally around will be the letter V! V for Victory! I will be known as Citizen ‘V’!” He carries on a guerrilla war. He has no powers. He appears in “V for Victory” and “V Battalion.”
First Appearance: Daring Mystery Comics #8 (Marvel), Jan 1942. 2 appearances, 1942. Created by Ben Thompson and ?
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