Russ Heath

Russ Heath
Russ
Heath

Artist, The Haunted Tank, Sea Devils

Legendary artist Russ Heath is best known for his work in war and Western comics. His career started in the late 1940s in some of Timely’s westerns. He also worked in the suspense, crime, horror, and superhero genres while at Timely/Atlas. His work in DC’s “Big 5” war titles (All-American Men of War, GI Combat, Our Army at War, Our Fighting Forces, and Star Spangled War Stories) was known for its authenticity and attention to detail. His 1960s series Sea Devils was a fan favorite. Heath was inducted into the Will Eisner Hall of Fame in 2009 and is an Inkpot Award winner.