Real Name: Norman "Bud" Fricker

Identity/Class: Normal Human

Occupation: Sgt. U.S. Army, bouncer, P.I., retired

Affiliations: None

Enemies: Prof. Helmut

Known Relatives: Bea Fricker (wife) Norm Jr. (son) Helen Acosta (granddaughter, a.k.a. Actionfolkwife), Lucille Fricker (daughter-in-law), Carrie (granddaughter), Matie (granddaughter, a.k.a. Captain Bubble), Enrique Acosta (grandson-in-law, a.k.a. Actionfolksinger)

Aliases: Bud

Base of Operations: During WWII both theatres of operation. After the war Glendale and Eagle Rock CA.

First Appearance: Actionfolksinger#3

Powers/Abilities: Skilled fighter, natural leader, uncanny ability to take bizarre occurrences in stride.

History: Norm was a normal army Sgt. serving in WWII who happened to stumble into a series of strange adventures. After the war he settled down in Glendale CA and became a bar bouncer. His war experiences served him well as he continued to run across vampires, aliens, mad scientists, and all manner of bizarre occurrences. Most of his adventures were classified Top Secret and never being one to seek out the spot light Norman had a quiet retirement and a peaceful passing.

Comments: Created by Enrique Acosta, who also supplied the above profile. He notes that Sgt.Fricker is "my small tribute to the real Bud Fricker my grandfather in law. A real WWII hero and a great man."

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CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with

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