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| Death = Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z Update #4
 
| Death = Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z Update #4
   
| HistoryText = Aleksey Lebedev was the first Red Guardian, created as a Soviet counterpart to [[Steven Rogers (Earth-616)|Captain America]] during [[World War II]]. He came to the authorities attention by his heroic actions following an industrial accident.{{r|Namor the Sub-Mariner Annual #1}} He had lost most of his family to the [[Nazis]] invasion of Russia.{{r|Captain America Annual Vol 1 13}}
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| HistoryText = Aleksey Lebedev was the first Red Guardian, created as a Soviet counterpart to [[Steven Rogers (Earth-616)|Captain America]] during [[World War II]]. He came to the authorities' attention by his heroic actions following an industrial accident.{{r|Namor the Sub-Mariner Annual #1}} He had lost most of his family to the [[Nazis]] invasion of Russia.{{r|Captain America Annual Vol 1 13}}
   
 
He was sent into Berlin in an attempt to secure the strong box of Adolf Hitler. He failed and had to report his failure to Stalin.{{r|Captain America Annual Vol 1 13}} There he met [[Steven Rogers (Earth-616)|Captain America]], [[William Nasland (Earth-616)|Spirit of '76]] and the [[Jeffrey Mace (Earth-616)|Patriot]].
 
He was sent into Berlin in an attempt to secure the strong box of Adolf Hitler. He failed and had to report his failure to Stalin.{{r|Captain America Annual Vol 1 13}} There he met [[Steven Rogers (Earth-616)|Captain America]], [[William Nasland (Earth-616)|Spirit of '76]] and the [[Jeffrey Mace (Earth-616)|Patriot]].
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When the Cold War began, he opposed the All-Winners Squad and [[Jeffrey Mace (Earth-616)|the third Captain America]].{{r|Captain America: Patriot #2}}
 
When the Cold War began, he opposed the All-Winners Squad and [[Jeffrey Mace (Earth-616)|the third Captain America]].{{r|Captain America: Patriot #2}}
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Aleksey reportedly was killed during Soviet purges in the 1950s, for his opposition to the experiments that would lead to [[Alexi Shostakov (Earth-616)|Alexi Shostakov]] becoming the next Red Guardian. {{r|Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z Update #4}}
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Revision as of 13:14, July 13, 2019



Aleksey Lebedev was the first Red Guardian, created as a Soviet counterpart to Captain America during World War II. He came to the authorities' attention by his heroic actions following an industrial accident.[4] He had lost most of his family to the Nazis invasion of Russia.[5]

He was sent into Berlin in an attempt to secure the strong box of Adolf Hitler. He failed and had to report his failure to Stalin.[5] There he met Captain America, Spirit of '76 and the Patriot.

Red Guardian fought alongside the (second Captain America) and the Prince Namor at the Potsdam Conference in July, 1945.[4]

When the Cold War began, he opposed the All-Winners Squad and the third Captain America.[3]

Aleksey reportedly was killed during Soviet purges in the 1950s, for his opposition to the experiments that would lead to Alexi Shostakov becoming the next Red Guardian. [1]

Abilities

Red Guardian is a normal human being who engages in intense regular exercise and training.



Transportation

People's Portal

Weapons

Pistol

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