London. “Emerging from the chaos and debris of war-torn England is a debonair figure who with his charm and dashing bravado injects a new spirit into the hearts of the suffering people. From Melbourne to Bombay—from Coventry to Suez, speed fantastic stories of this startling new character who successfully matches wits with the most cunning agents—masters of espionage—who have come to fear—and even admire him, this man known simply as London! For he is London, the living breathing reality to prove…London can take it!” Marc Holmes, a radio newscaster, is covering the Blitz when he sees the need to inspire his fellow Brits in their struggles against Jerry. He becomes the costumed London to do so and to take the battle to the German spies in England. He has no superpowers. He appears in stories with titles like “London Can Take It,” “London Strikes Back,” and “The Submarine Signaler.”
First Appearance: Daredevil Comics #2 (Lev Gleason), Aug 1941. 10 appearances, 1941-1942. Created by Jerry Robinson.
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