Hawk (G.I. Joe)
Real Name: Clayton M. Abernathy
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Hawk comes from a wealthy family whose influence got him into West Point where he graduated at the top of his class. During the war in Vietnam, Hawk was stationed at home as an officer at a headquarters unit. During that time it was Hawk's sad duty to greet Snake-Eyes when he returned home from the war and inform him of his family's death. Years later, Snake-Eyes was one of the first members of the G.I. Joe team, personally chosen by Hawk. As a full colonel, Hawk was appointed field commander of the new Special Counter-Terrorist Group Delta, code-named G.I. Joe. Directly under the command of General Flagg, Hawk first recruited Stalker to the team. Stalker helped Hawk choose Snake-Eyes and many more of the original thirteen Joes.
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado
Rank: Lieutenant General
Status: Active / Advisor
Primary Military Specialty: Artillery
Secondary Military Specialty: Radar
First Appearance: G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982) #1
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Action Force (1987)
Action Force Monthly (1988)
Blackthorne 3-D Series (1985)
#20 G.I. Joe (1982)
- 'G.I. Joe in 3-D #1 - Of Birds and Men'#26
- 'G.I. Joe in 3-D #2 - the Final Frontier'#71
- 'G.I. Joe in 3-D #6 - My Words but a Whisper, Your Deafness, a Shout!'
#1 G.I. Joe (2001)
- 'Operation: Dame Destinee'
#1 G.I. Joe (2005)
- 'Reinstated! 1 of 4'#2
- 'Reinstated! 2 of 4'#3
- 'Reinstated! 3 of 4'#4
- 'Reinstated! 4 of 4'#6
- 'Reckonings: Part 1 of 4'#7
- 'Reckonings: Part 2 of 4'#8
- 'Reckonings Part 3 of 4'#9
- 'Reckonings Part 4 of 4'#10
- 'Malfunction! 1 of 4'#11
- 'Malfunction! 2 of 4'#13
- 'Malfunction! 4 of 4'#15
- 'Homecoming 2 of 2'#22
- 'The Last Stand Part 1'#23
- 'The Last Stand Part 2'#24
- 'The Last Stand Part 3'#25
- 'The Last Stand Part 4'#26
- 'Scott Sturgis is a Reasonable Man...'#27
- 'Paradigm Shift'#28
- 'Players and Pawns: One of Five'#29
- 'Players and Pawns: Two of Five'#31
- 'Players and Pawns: Four of Five'#32
- 'Players and Pawns: Five of Five'#33
- 'The Road Less Traveled'#34
- 'Bad Moon Rising: One of Two'#35
- 'Bad Moon Rising: Two of Two'#42
- 'Dawn of the Red Shadows: Part One'#43
- 'Dawn of the Red Shadows: Part Two'
#0 G.I. Joe and The Transformers (1987)
- 'The Newest War'#1
- 'Schocked and Awed'#2
- 'Peeling the Onion'#5
- 'Damage Report'#13
- 'Dark Horizon Line'#14
- 'The Rising'#15
- 'What Lies Beneath'#16
- 'Take Down'#17
- 'What the Tables Do'#18
- 'After The Fall'#19
- 'All The King's Horses...'#20
- 'All the King's Men'#25
- 'World War III Part 1: Havoc'#26
- 'World War III Part 2: Without a Hope, Without a Soul'#27
- 'World War III Part III: Into The Wild'#28
- 'World War III Part IV: Manufacturing Consent'#29
- 'World War III Part V: Overthrow'#30
- 'Part VI: Cleansing Fire'#31
- 'World War III Part VII: Tribulation'#32
- 'World War III Part VIII: War Without End'#33
- 'World War III Part IX: The Metamorphosis'#34
- 'World War III Part X: Enemies In Need'#35
- 'World War III Part XI, Scorched Earth'#36
- 'World War III Part XII, Hell'
#1 G.I. Joe Australia (1989)
- 'Blood on the Tracks'#2
- 'Power Struggle'#3
- 'Ashes, Ashes...'#4
- '...All Fall Down'
G.I. Joe Comics Magazine (1986)
G.I. Joe Declassified (2006)
G.I. Joe Special Missions (1986)
G.I. Joe Special Missions: The Enemy (2007)
G.I. Joe vs. Cobra (2008)
G.I. Joe vs. The Transformers III: The Art of War (2006)
G.I. Joe Yearbook (1985)
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982)
G.I. Joe: Battle Files (2002)
G.I. Joe: Best of Baroness (2010)
G.I. Joe: Best of Destro (2009)
G.I. Joe: Best of Hawk (2009)
G.I. Joe: Cobra Commander Tribute - 100-Page Spectacular (2011)
G.I. Joe: Data Desk Handbook (2005)
#1 G.I. Joe: European Missions (1988)
- 'Data Desk Handbook'
G.I. Joe: Frontline (2002)
#1 G.I. Joe: Operation Hiss (2010)
- 'The Mission that Never Was 1 of 4 "One If By Land"'#2
- 'The Mission that Never Was 2 of 4 "Two If By Sea"'#3
- 'The Mission that Never Was 3 of 4 "Assault on the Silent Castle"'#4
- 'The Mission that Never Was 4 of 4 "Endgame"'#5
- 'A Day in the Life'#12
- 'History Repeating: Part 2'#14
- 'History Repeating: Part 4'
G.I. Joe: Operation Raging River (1987)
nn G.I. Joe: Operation Star Fight (1987)
- 'Operation Raging River'
nn G.I. Joe: Operation: Decoy (1983)
- 'Operation Star Fight'
G.I. Joe: Operation: Disappearance! (1983)
nn G.I. Joe: Scarlett: Declassified (2006)
- 'Operation: Disappearance!'
G.I. Joe: Sierra Muerte (2019)
G.I. Joe: The Data Desk Handbook A-M (2007)
G.I. Joe: The Spy Eye (1983)
G.I. Joe: The Trojan Gambit (1983)
Hundred Penny Press: G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (2011)
#1 Hundred Penny Press: G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (2014)
- 'Operation: Lady Doomsday'
#1 Snake Eyes: Declassified (2005)
- 'Operation: Lady Doomsday'
#1 Tales of G.I. Joe (1988)
- 'Snake Eyes'#3
- 'The Arrow Flies...'#6
- 'The Beginning'
The G.I. Joe Order of Battle (1986)
#1 The Official How To Draw G.I. Joe (1987)
- 'The Official G.I. Joe Handbook, 1 of 4'
Transformers: Generation 2 (1993)
HC vol. 15
- 'Dark Designs (Diamond Exclusive Edition)'TPB vol. 15
- 'Dark Designs'#1
- 'War Without End!'#2
- 'All or Nothing!'#6
- 'The Gathering Darkness'
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