The Haunted Tank was a feature of DC Comics war
stories created by Robert Kanigher
that appeared during the Silver Age
of comic book
It focused on J.E.B. Stuart, who rode in a tank with the U.S. Armed Forces in Europe
during World War II
. Jeb was a descendant of Confederate General Jeb Stuart
, whose ghost
haunted the tank, and guided it through enemy territory without a scratch.
First appeared in G.I. Combat #87 (1961). Haunted Tank was drawn by Russ Heath, and later Archie Goodwin. It was not a regular feature, and never got its own title. Appearances:
Like all the D.C. comics war stories, it fell under the jurisdiction of the Comics Code Authority
, and so never showed a dead
The tank and its crew
made several more appearances in the D.C. Universe in the 1980s
Sources: Michigan State University Library Index.