Green Lantern II


Spectre II

Nick Name

Emerald Gladiator

Silver Age Green Lantern

Civilian ID

Harold "Hal" Jordan

Aviator Alias

High Ball


Green Lantern of Space Sector 2814

Test Pilot

Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with no criminal record.

Nation or Planet of Origin
Coast City, California
Group Affiliation

Green Lantern Corps

Guardians of the Universe

Justice League

Base of Operations

Coast City, California

Space Sector 2814

6' 2"
210 lbs.
Eye Color
Hair Color
Known Powers

Normal human with Green Lantern Ring enhanced abilities granting the wielder the ability to create forms and devices of green energy from their imagination, transmute materials, phase through solid objects, become invisible, fly at supersonic speeds; achieve superhuman strength, speed, stamina, durability, immunity to harsh environments and an ability to communicate with all known sentient species.

Above average human with keen reflexes and steady nerves. An exceptional pilot of military and civilian aircraft.

Note: The imprisonment within the Central Power Battery of Parallax - a yellow being composed of pure fear - created an impurity making Green Lantern Rings incapable of manipulating objects colored yellow, and the champions of the Guardians of the Universe, the Green Lanterns, susceptible to the only thing that could break their will - fear.

With few exceptions the Power Ring is limited to a 24 hour charge and must be recharged in the Power Battery on a daily basis.


Green Lantern Central Power Battery: Repository of the mental energies of the Oan race.

Green Lantern Power Battery: Portable power batteries capable of drawing power from the Central Power Battery.

Green Lantern Ring: Device worn upon the finger to focus the energies of the Central Power Battery.


In brightest day, in blackest night, no evil shall escape my sight, let those who worship evil's might, beware my power, Green Lantern's light!

Common Enemies

Anti-Green Lantern Corp

Black Hand

Cyborg II

Dr. Polaris


Hector Hammond

Mad God Sector 3600


Mongul I



(The) Shark III


Star Sapphire II


Weaponers of Qward

Yellow Peril

Regularly Appearing

Green Lantern Vol. 2, 3, 4 & 5

Justice League America

Justice League of America

First Appearance
Showcase #22 (Sept. - Oct. 1959)
Julius Schwartz, John Broom & Gil Kane

Wounded by the robotic Legion, Abin Sur, Green Lantern of Space Sector 2814 crashed his crippled spacecraft on Earth.

Near death, the galactic law officer commanded his Power Lantern to find a successor that was totally without fear.

The lantern chose Ferris Aircraft test pilot Hal Jordan, who would commit his life to the cause of the Green Lantern Corps as Earth's Green Lantern.