Tag Archives: Manuel Benet

Sharpshooters and Saboteurs

Issue Number: 5579

Fresh from the Battle of Sorauren, Wellington’s riflemen Tom Hopper and Samuel Jones join the British forces besieging San Sebastian, while guerrilla leader Maria Vitoria finds herself relegated to washing sheets. As tensions between the trio rise, Samuel and Maria get caught up in the hunt for a familiar-faced saboteur, and so it falls to […]

Hard to Kill!

Issue Number: 5554

Fred Gates had served in Burma during the Second World War and then Korea in the early 1950s. Now he was fighting an even more dangerous campaign in the guerrilla‑infested jungles of Malaya where every tree or bush could hide a killer.   But these killers were about to find out what the Japanese and […]

Tomasz and the Tank Engine

Issue Number: 5537

September 1st, 1939. As the German army blitzkrieged its way across Poland, they didn’t have it all their way. The Polish were steadfast in their defence of their homeland, desperately trying to hold back the tide. But the Nazis would rue the day one man, Corporal Tomasz Zielinski, got on board an armoured train named […]

Rifleman’s Revenge

Issue Number: 5495

At the height of the Napoleonic Wars, 1813, Tom Hopper, Samuel Jones, and guerrilla leader Maria of Vitoria are part of Wellington’s army driving the French invaders back across Spain. When Marshal Soult counters the British advance at Sorauren, Hopper finds himself facing an old enemy — Captain Baptiste. A strategic confrontation becomes a private […]

The Ghoul Squad

Issue Number: 5483

“Denn die Todten reiten Schnell.” There is a castle in the darkest reaches of Europe, with spires stabbing the sky. It has sat alone, waiting, dormant, not dead. Never dead. Now something awakens it… the unmistakable taste of fresh blood, something there is plenty of in war. It is up to a chosen few to […]

Too Stubborn To Die

Issue Number: 5465

British Army Royal Horse Artillery Bombardier Billy Elder is a team master for the horses and mules that pull the 13-pounder guns on the Western front. It’s hard work, but before long Billy befriends a tenacious mule named Broonie who goes above and beyond the call of duty in the Battle of Somme, saving countless […]

Brothers in Arms

Issue Number: 5425

For brothers John and Arthur, supporting the family farm after a bad harvest is more important than the politics of Earls and Kings. As John leaves to seek his fortune and signs up with the Lancastrians, Arthur unexpectedly finds himself recruited by the Yorkists. In the clamour that unfolds on the battlefields, the pair forge […]