Real Name: Eliot Villagran

Identity/Class: Human

Occupation: Guardsman

Group Membership: Guardsmen

Affiliations: Captain America (Steve Rogers), Daredevil (Matt Murdock), Darkhawk (Chris Powell), Billy Fredricks

Enemies: Portal, U-Foes (Ironclad, Vapor, Vector, X-Ray)

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Unrevealed

First Appearance: Darkhawk#5 (July, 1991)

Powers/Abilities: Eliot Villagran's Guardsman armor possesses the standard capabilities of the Guardsman armor units, including enhanced speed, enhanced strength, offensive weaponry, and flight capabilities.


(Darkhawk#5) - Guardsmen Billy Fredricks and Eliot Villagran were stationed to watch over the wounded Portal at New York Hospital, in preparation for transportation to the Vault. As the discussed Portal's history, Eliot wondered why the hero Darkhawk had been so violent with Portal, but Billy reminded him that Portal was very dangerous.

(Darkhawk#6) - Billy and Eliot waited outside Portal's room as Captain America visited, giving final Avengers clearance for transportation. When the U-Foes (Ironclad, Vapor, Vector, X-Ray) attacked, the Guardsmen were bombarded with a crushing wall and a shot from Vector. Darkhawk, Daredevil, and Captain America defeated the villains, but Portal escaped.

Comments: Created by Danny Fingeroth, Mike Manley, and Ricardo Villagran.

Eliot Villagran's last name was revealed in the Guardsmen entry in the Iron Manual.

Profile by Chadman.

Eliot Villagran has no known connections to

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Darkhawk#5, p22, pan3 (main)

Darkhawk#5 (July, 1991) - Danny Fingeroth (writer), Mike Manley (penciler), Ricardo Villagran (inker), Howard Mackie (editor)
Darkhawk#6 (August, 1991) - Danny Fingeroth (writer), Mike Manley (penciler), Villagran, Wiacek, LaRosa (inkers), Nelson Yomtov (editor)

Last updated: 07/22/08

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