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G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982) - #5
""Tanks" for the Memories..."

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Cover Date: November 1982
Cover Price: US $ 0.60

Issue Tagline: Featuring! Blazing Combat-- In Central Park!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

There are other versions of this issue in the database:
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982) #5 2004 Hasbro Reprint
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982) #5 Newsstand

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Letters Column: Postbox: The Pit!

Cobra Commander learns that a G.I. Joe unit will be driving a new tank design
through a parade. They try to hijack the tank using a parade float and agents
dressed up as a marching band.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Classic G.I. Joe (2009) TPB vol. 01
G.I. Joe (1982) #5
G.I. Joe Comics Magazine (1986) #2
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982) HC vol. 01
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1982) TPB vol. 01
G.I. Joe: Best of Cobra Commander (2009) TPB vol. 01
Tales of G.I. Joe (1988) #5

General Flagg wounded by Cobra Commander.
first appearance of the MOBAT.

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