Alias


Red Bee
Nick Name
Apis Avenger
Civilian ID

Red Bee I

Richard "Dick" Raleigh


Red Bee II

Jenna Raleigh


Occupation

Red Bee I

Adventurer

District Attorney


Red Bee II

Adventurer


Legal Status

Red Bee I

Deceased citizen of the United States.


Red Bee II

Citizen of the United States with no criminal record.


Nation or Planet of Origin

Red Bee I

Superior City, Oregon


Red Bee II

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Group Affiliation

Red Bee I

All-Star Squadron

Freedom Fighters


Red Bee II

Freedom Fighters


Base of Operations

Red Bee I

Superior City, Oregon


Red Bee I

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Height

Red Bee I: 5' 9"


Red Bee II:


Weight

Red Bee I: 150 lbs.


Red Bee II:


Eye Color

Red Bee I: Blue


Red Bee II:


Hair Color

Red Bee I: Reddish-Blonde


Red Bee I:


Known Powers

Red Bee I

Normal human with skills as an apiologist (bee scientist) and engineer.


Red Bee II

Mutated human with the attributes of a bee; capable of commanding bees to her will.


Accessories

Red Bee I

Bees: Insects trained to help battle crime.


Stinger Gun: Ballistic weapon designed to stun.


Red Bee II

Red Bee Armor: Cybernetic armor fashioned after the ability of a bee.


Common Enemies

Red Bee I

"Boss" Storm


Red Bee II

S.H.A.D.E.


Regularly Appearing

Red Bee I

All-Star Squadron

Hit Comics


Red Bee II

Uncle Sam and the Freedom Fighters Vol. 1 & 2


First Appearance

Red Bee I

Hit Comics #1 (July, 1940)


Note: Hit Comics was published by Quality Comics whose stable of characters where acquired by National Periodicals (DC Comics) when the publisher went out of business in 1956.


Red Bee II

Uncle Sam and the Freedom Fighters Vol. 1 #5 (Jan. 2007)


Creator

Red Bee I

Toni Blum & Charles Nicholas


Red Bee II

Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti & Daniel Acuņa


Origin

Assistant District Attorney Richard Raleigh sought to take direct action against the criminal element of Superior City. Using is knowledge of bees and engineering he fashioned the persona of the Red Bee.


Years after his death at the hands of the Nazi, Baron Blitzkrieg, Richard Raleigh's niece donned a cybernetic armor which gave her the powers of the new Red Bee.