Sam Glanzman

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Sam Glanzman
BornSamuel Joseph Glanzman
(1924-12-05)December 5, 1924
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
DiedJuly 12, 2017(2017-07-12) (aged 92)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Notable works
"The Lonely War of Willy Schultz"
"U.S.S. Stevens"

Samuel Joseph "Sam" Glanzman (December 5, 1924[1] – July 12, 2017)[2][3][4] was an American comics artist.

Glanzman was best known for his Charlton Comics series Hercules, about the mythological Greek demigod; his biographical war stories about his service aboard the U.S.S. Stevens for DC Comics and Marvel Comics; and the Charlton Comics Fightin' Army feature "The Lonely War of Willy Schultz", a Vietnam War-era serial about a German-American U.S. Army captain during World War II.

Glanzman died at the age of 92 on July 12, 2017 under hospice care in Brooklyn, New York after falling and undergoing surgery.[4]

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  1. "U.S.S. Stevens - The Collected Stories". Retrieved July 12, 2017.
  2. "Sam Glanzman". Lambiek Comiclopedia. December 7, 2012. Archived from the original on February 2, 2015. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. Miller, John Jackson (June 10, 2005). "Comics Industry Birthdays". Comics Buyer's Guide. Iola, Wisconsin. Archived from the original on October 29, 2010. Retrieved December 12, 2010. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Johnston, Rich (July 12, 2017). "A Sailor's Story – Sam Glanzman Died Today, Aged 92. RIP". Archived from the original on July 12, 2017. Retrieved July 12, 2017. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)

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