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!!! '''Played By:''' Sarah Grey

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!!! '''Played By:''' Sarah GreyCreator/SarahGrey


* SemperFi: He was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps and his JSA costume even has the colors.

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* SemperFi: He was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps and his JSA costume even has the colors.colors of [[https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3e/HQMCAviation.svg the aviation component's emblem]].


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* NobodyOver50IsGay: Mentions to Amaya in TheEighties that he's been HappilyMarried for decades and that his husband is waiting for him to come home.


* PoliticallyIncorrectHero: Automatically assumes Professor Stein to be the leader of the Legends instead of Sara, on account of her gender. [[DeliberateValuesDissonance Justified given that it's the 1940s.]]



* StuffedInTheFridge: Male example. His death motivates Vixin into joining the Legends and finding his killer.

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* StuffedInTheFridge: Male example. His death motivates Vixin Vixen into joining the Legends and finding his killer.



* BadassBookworm: He is mainly TheSmartGuy of the JSA but he could hold his own in combat.

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* BadassBookworm: He is mainly TheSmartGuy of the JSA JSA, but he could hold his own in combat.



A top secret organization which began operating in 1942.

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\n[[quoteright:350:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/jsa.jpeg]]
[[caption-width-right:350:L-R: Courtney Whitmore, Dr. Charles [=McNider=], Rex Tyler, Todd Rice, Amaya Jiwe, and Henry "Hank" Heywood]]

A top secret organization which began operating in 1942. According to Nate Heywood, they are the greatest secret force the United States has ever known.



A member of a group called the Justice Society of America that the Legends encounter in the 1940s.

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A young woman wielding a MagicStaff and a member of a group called the Justice Society of America that the Legends encounter in the 1940s.America.



* BadassNormal: Courtney doesn't have powers herself, with her abilities coming from her staff. However, she's trained in hand-to-hand combat like all the JSA members.

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* BadassNormal: BoxingLessonsForSuperman: Courtney doesn't have powers herself, with her abilities coming from her staff. However, she's trained in hand-to-hand combat like all the JSA members.



* MagicStaff: Her main arsenal. It provides her with a FlyingFirepower.



* TagalongKid: She's the youngest member of the JSA.



!!! '''Known Aliases:''' Commander Steel

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!!! '''Known Aliases:''' Commander SteelSteel, The Chameleon



A member of a group called the Justice Society of America that the Legends encounter in the 1940s, and Nate's grandfather.

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A Nate Heywood's grandfather and a member of a group called the Justice Society of America that the Legends encounter in the 1940s, and Nate's grandfather.America.



* AcePilot: Amaya mentions that he was a fighter pilot before being recruited by the JSA. Interestingly, he was in the Marine Corps instead of the Air Force.

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* AcePilot: Amaya mentions that he was a fighter pilot before being recruited by the JSA. Interestingly, WordOfGod says he was in the U.S. Marine Corps instead of the Air Force.Aviation.



* TheBigGuy: He's the most combat proficient of the JSA due to being a former marine.



* NeverMyFault: When Henry sees Rip for the first time in years he punches him out due to blaming him for bringing him along on the SpearOfDestiny mission and letting his wife think he was dead despite the fact that he willingly chose to help Rip. He eventually realises this and apologises to Rip by the end of the episode.

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* NeverMyFault: When Henry sees Rip for the first time in years he punches him out due to blaming him for bringing him along on the SpearOfDestiny mission and letting his wife think he was dead despite the fact that he willingly chose to help Rip. He eventually realises realizes this and apologises apologizes to Rip by the end of the episode.episode.
* RedBaron: Dubbed "The Chameleon" for his stealth and infiltration skills.
* SemperFi: He was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps and his JSA costume even has the colors.
* SergeantRock: He was a staff sergeant in the USMC [[note]]whether he was posthumously promoted after his death is left vague[[/note]] prior to his recruitment into the JSA and his "stern yet personable" attitude is evident from the get go.



* WhiteShirtOfDeath: Is wearing the white Nasa uniform when he performed his HeroicSacrifice.

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* WhiteShirtOfDeath: Is wearing the white Nasa NASA uniform when he performed his HeroicSacrifice.



!! Charles [=McNider=] / Dr. Mid-Nite

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!! Dr. Charles [=McNider=] / Dr. Mid-Nite



A member of a group called the Justice Society of America that the Legends encounter in the 1940s.

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A metahuman with InnateNightVision and a member of a group called the Justice Society of America that the Legends encounter in the 1940s.America.



* BadassBookworm: He is mainly TheSmartGuy of the JSA but he could hold his own in combat.
* BlackAndNerdy: African-American and TheSmartGuy of the JSA.



* CompositeCharacter: He has the costume and gender of Charles [=McNider=] and the ethnicity of Beth Chapel, who was his [[AffirmativeActionLegacy African-American female successor for a short time]]. He's confirmed to be [=McNider=] in ''Camelot/3000''.

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* CompositeCharacter: He has the costume name, costume, and gender of Charles [=McNider=] and the ethnicity of Beth Chapel, who was his the former's [[AffirmativeActionLegacy African-American female successor for a short time]]. He's confirmed to be [=McNider=] in ''Camelot/3000''.time]].



* InnateNightVision: His metahuman powers gives him perfect vision even in total darkness. However, its drawback is that he would be completely blind in normal lighting.



* TheSmartGuy: He's the intellectual member of the JSA.



A member of a group called the Justice Society of America that the Legends encounter in the 1940s.

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A metahuman with umbrakinesis and a member of a group called the Justice Society of America that the Legends encounter in the 1940s.America.



* AgeLift: Usually portrayed as a teenager. Here, he's played by the 76 year old actor. It has since been confirmed that this is a version from the future, and that he'll have a younger version as well via TimeShiftedActor, though this version is still much older than his comic counterpart.

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* AgeLift: Usually portrayed as a teenager. Here, he's played by the 76 year old actor. It has since been confirmed that this is a version from the future, and that he'll have a younger version as well via TimeShiftedActor, though teenager, this version is still much older than played by an adult and then by a man in his comic counterpart.seventies via TimeShiftedActor.


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* TheBigGuy: The defensive variant, as detailed in StoneWall below.


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* StoneWall: His powers (see CastingAShadow and IntangibleMan above) are mostly used for defensive purposes, and his offensive mostly consists of TeleportSpam rather than direct assault.
* TakingTheBullet: Does this for Amaya when Damien Dahrk shoots her in 1987. Fortunately, he lives.
* TeleportSpam: He could do this by transforming into a cloud of shadow and then attacking his blindsided opponents.


* MenAreTheExpendableGender: Of the our male members, only one (Obsidian) grew up into old age along with the two female members. Both Rex and Dr. Mid-Nite were killed, the former by Eobard Thawne, the latter by a BrainwashedAndCrazy Rip Hunter. Commander Steel, on the other hand, dies in a HeroicSacrifice.
* RememberTheNewGuy: So Oliver Queen and Barry Allen were the first public superheroes right? Nope, these guys were active as heroes decades before they were born. Yet they were never acknowledged until 5 seasons into the Arrowverse, and only Nate knew of them. Somewhat justified in that the knowledge of their existence was kept extremely classified and the team ended up disbanding not long after the war anyway.

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* MenAreTheExpendableGender: Of the our four male members, only one (Obsidian) grew up into old age along with the two female members. Both Rex and Dr. Mid-Nite were killed, the killed. The former by Eobard Thawne, the latter by a BrainwashedAndCrazy Rip Hunter. Commander Steel, on the other hand, dies in a HeroicSacrifice.
* RememberTheNewGuy: So Oliver Queen and Barry Allen were the first public superheroes right? Nope, these guys were active as heroes decades before they were born. Yet they were never acknowledged until 5 five seasons into the Arrowverse, Series/{{Arrowverse}}, and only Nate knew of them. Somewhat justified in that the knowledge of their existence was kept extremely classified and the team ended up disbanding not long after the war anyway.



The leader of a group called the Justice Society of America who comes to May 2016 under Future Mick Rory's orders.

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The leader TheLeader of a group called the Justice Society of America America, who comes to May 2016 under Future Mick Rory's orders.



!!! '''Known Aliases:''' Stargirl, Merlin

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!!! '''Known Aliases:''' Stargirl, ComicBook/{{Stargirl|DCComics}}, Merlin



* AcePilot: Amaya mentions that he was a fighter pilot before being recruited by the JSA.

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* AbledInTheAdaptation: He was turned into a {{Cyborg}} in the comics due to injuries. He was spared from that fate here.
* AcePilot: Amaya mentions that he was a fighter pilot before being recruited by the JSA. Interestingly, he was in the Marine Corps instead of the Air Force.


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* MilitarySuperhero: He was in the Marine Corps prior to his recruitment into the JSA.


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* OldSuperhero: He still moonlights as a superhero during TheEighties.








->'''Known Aliases:''' ComicBook/{{Hourman}}
->'''Played By:''' Patrick J. Adams
->'''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''

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->'''Known !!! '''Species:''' Enhanced Human
!!! '''Known
Aliases:''' ComicBook/{{Hourman}}
->'''Played !!! '''Played By:''' Patrick J. Adams
->'''Appearances:''' !!! '''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''




->'''Known Aliases:''' Stargirl, Merlin
->'''Played By:''' Sarah Grey
->'''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''

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\n->'''Known !!! '''Species:''' Empowered Human
!!! '''Known
Aliases:''' Stargirl, Merlin
->'''Played !!! '''Played By:''' Sarah Grey
->'''Appearances:''' !!! '''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''



->'''Known Aliases:''' Commander Steel
->'''Played By:''' Matthew [=MacCaull=]
->'''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''

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->'''Known !!! '''Species:''' Human
!!! '''Known
Aliases:''' Commander Steel
->'''Played !!! '''Played By:''' Matthew [=MacCaull=]
->'''Appearances:''' !!! '''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''



* FaceDeathWithDignity: [[spoiler:He calmly makes his HeroicSacrifice and only sheds ManlyTears while giving a final SoProudOfYou speech to Nate.]]

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* FaceDeathWithDignity: [[spoiler:He He calmly makes his HeroicSacrifice and only sheds ManlyTears while giving a final SoProudOfYou speech to Nate.]]



* HeroicSacrifice: Due to the Waverider being damaged due to collision with an asteroid belt the cargo bay door needed to be manually opened in order to adjust for impact upon re-entry to earth. Henry willingly opens up the cargo bay door knowing that he would be sucked out and die.

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* HeroicSacrifice: Due to the Waverider being damaged due to from a collision with an asteroid belt belt, the cargo bay door needed to be manually opened in order to adjust for impact upon re-entry to earth.Earth. Henry willingly opens up the cargo bay door knowing that he would be sucked out and die.



->'''Known Aliases:''' Dr. Mid-Nite
->'''Played By:''' Kwesi Ameyaw
->'''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''

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->'''Known !!! '''Species:''' Enhanced Human
!!! '''Known
Aliases:''' Dr. Mid-Nite
->'''Played !!! '''Played By:''' Kwesi Ameyaw
->'''Appearances:''' !!! '''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''



* BlackDudeDiesFirst: PlayedWith. He is the second JSA member to die, but he is the first (and so far, only) member during the mission to guard the pieces of the SpearOfDestiny to be killed off.

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* BlackDudeDiesFirst: PlayedWith. He is the second JSA member to die, die overall, but he is the first (and so far, only) (of two, the other being Hank) member during the mission to guard the pieces of the SpearOfDestiny to be killed off.



->'''Known Aliases:''' Obsidian
->'''Played By:''' Creator/LanceHenriksen (older), Dan Payne (younger)
->'''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''

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->'''Known !!! '''Species:''' Enhanced Human
!!! '''Known
Aliases:''' Obsidian
->'''Played !!! '''Played By:''' Creator/LanceHenriksen (older), Dan Payne (younger)
->'''Appearances:''' !!! '''Appearances:''' ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''


!! [[ComicBook/{{Starman}} Courtney Whitmore / Stargirl]]

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!! [[ComicBook/{{Starman}} [[ComicBook/StargirlDCComics Courtney Whitmore / Stargirl]]


* BadassGrandpa: In the 80s he steps up to help Vixen once more, though afterwards he accepts that he is too old to keep fighting.


* BadassGrandpa: If you take the trope by name. He is Nate's grandfather and is a lot more skilled and badass than him as a fighter.


* BreakingTheFellowship: [[spoiler:After Hourman's murder and Vixen jumping through time to chase after his killer, the team mysteriously disbands with only Obsidian remaining. It is later revealed that each took a piece of the Spear of Destiny and were scattered through time. Star Girl ended up in Camelot, Mid-Nite wound up in the 30th century and Commander Steel ended up in 1960's Manhattan.]]
* FishOutOfTemporalWater: [[spoiler:All but two (Rex and Obsidian) members are scattered throughout time. Amaya is {{Time Travel}}ling with the Legends, Dr. Mid-Nite is on the year 3000, Stargirl is in 507 A.D., and Commander Steel is on the very beginning of TheSeventies.]]

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* BreakingTheFellowship: [[spoiler:After After Hourman's murder and Vixen jumping through time to chase after his killer, the team mysteriously disbands with only Obsidian remaining. It is later revealed that each took a piece of the Spear of Destiny and were scattered through time. Star Girl ended up in Camelot, Mid-Nite wound up in the 30th century and Commander Steel ended up in 1960's Manhattan.]]
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* FishOutOfTemporalWater: [[spoiler:All All but two (Rex and Obsidian) members are scattered throughout time. Amaya is {{Time Travel}}ling with the Legends, Dr. Mid-Nite is on the year 3000, Stargirl is in 507 A.D., and Commander Steel is on the very beginning of TheSeventies.]]



* TheGreatestStoryNeverTold: Despite being very colorful superheroes who fought the Nazis, their adventures were kept so secret that ''none'' of the Legends knew about them except Dr. Heywood, the historian. And even then, only because he's Commander Steel's grandson. [[spoiler:Likewise their mission to protect the SpearOfDestiny which was so secret only Rip had any knowledge about it.]]

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* TheGreatestStoryNeverTold: Despite being very colorful superheroes who fought the Nazis, their adventures were kept so secret that ''none'' of the Legends knew about them except Dr. Heywood, the historian. And even then, only because he's Commander Steel's grandson. [[spoiler:Likewise Likewise their mission to protect the SpearOfDestiny which was so secret only Rip had any knowledge about it.]]



* HeroOfAnotherStory: Heroes that operated during the 1940s [[spoiler:and later on throughout scattered moments across time protecting the SpearOfDestiny.]]

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* HeroOfAnotherStory: Heroes that operated during the 1940s [[spoiler:and and later on throughout scattered moments across time protecting the SpearOfDestiny.]]



* MenAreTheExpendableGender: [[spoiler:Of the our male members, only one (Obsidian) grew up into old age along with the two female members. Both Rex and Dr. Mid-Nite were killed, the former by Eobard Thawne, the latter by a BrainwashedAndCrazy Rip Hunter. Commander Steel, on the other hand, dies in a HeroicSacrifice.]]

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* MenAreTheExpendableGender: [[spoiler:Of Of the our male members, only one (Obsidian) grew up into old age along with the two female members. Both Rex and Dr. Mid-Nite were killed, the former by Eobard Thawne, the latter by a BrainwashedAndCrazy Rip Hunter. Commander Steel, on the other hand, dies in a HeroicSacrifice.]]



* WeHardlyKnewYe: [[spoiler:He's promptly killed by Reverse Flash to prevent his warning to the Legends.]]

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* WeHardlyKnewYe: [[spoiler:He's He's promptly killed by Reverse Flash to prevent his warning to the Legends.]]



* DisappearedDad: According to Nate, Hank was never around in his father's life. [[spoiler:TimeTravel changed the reasons quite a few times, but it's ultimately because he died in a HeroicSacrifice.]]

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* DisappearedDad: According to Nate, Hank was never around in his father's life. [[spoiler:TimeTravel TimeTravel changed the reasons quite a few times, but it's ultimately because he died in a HeroicSacrifice.]]



* GuestStarPartyMember: Henry temporarily joins the team during the episode "Moonshot" in order to ensure that his fragment of the SpearOfDestiny doesn't fall into Eobard Thawne's hands and to save the members of the Apollo 13 launch. [[spoiler:Fittingly this is also the episode he dies in.]]

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* GuestStarPartyMember: Henry temporarily joins the team during the episode "Moonshot" in order to ensure that his fragment of the SpearOfDestiny doesn't fall into Eobard Thawne's hands and to save the members of the Apollo 13 launch. [[spoiler:Fittingly Fittingly this is also the episode he dies in.]]



* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Due to the Waverider being damaged due to collision with an asteroid belt the cargo bay door needed to be manually opened in order to adjust for impact upon re-entry to earth. Henry willingly opens up the cargo bay door knowing that he would be sucked out and die.]]

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* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Due Due to the Waverider being damaged due to collision with an asteroid belt the cargo bay door needed to be manually opened in order to adjust for impact upon re-entry to earth. Henry willingly opens up the cargo bay door knowing that he would be sucked out and die.]]



* WhiteShirtOfDeath: [[spoiler:Is wearing the white Nasa uniform when he performed his HeroicSacrifice.]]

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* WhiteShirtOfDeath: [[spoiler:Is Is wearing the white Nasa uniform when he performed his HeroicSacrifice.]]



* DroppedABridgeOnHim: [[spoiler:Rip]] kills him without a fight.
* DyingAlone: Well, if you don't count [[spoiler:his murderer Rip]], that is.

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* DroppedABridgeOnHim: [[spoiler:Rip]] Rip kills him without a fight.
* DyingAlone: Well, if you don't count [[spoiler:his his murderer Rip]], Rip, that is.



* SacrificialLamb: He gets even less screentime and character exploration than Rex Tyler, and is [[DroppedABridgeOnHim unceremoniously killed by]] [[spoiler:Rip]] in the opening scene of "Camelot/3000".

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* SacrificialLamb: He gets even less screentime and character exploration than Rex Tyler, and is [[DroppedABridgeOnHim unceremoniously killed by]] [[spoiler:Rip]] Rip in the opening scene of "Camelot/3000".



* LockedOutOfTheLoop: [[spoiler:For some reason (implied that it's because the Government took issue with him being gay.) Obsidian is the only member of the JSA (barring the dead Hourman and {{Time Travel}}ed Amaya) who wasn't recruited by Rip Hunter to protect The Spear of Destiny and thus doesn't know that his team didn't actually die during their mission.]]

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* LockedOutOfTheLoop: [[spoiler:For For some reason (implied that it's because the Government took issue with him being gay.) Obsidian is the only member of the JSA (barring the dead Hourman and {{Time Travel}}ed Amaya) who wasn't recruited by Rip Hunter to protect The Spear of Destiny and thus doesn't know that his team didn't actually die during their mission.]]


* GuestStarPartyMember: Courtney temporarily joins the team during the episode "Camelot/3000" to fight the Legion and save a mind controlled King Arthur and his men.

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* GuestStarPartyMember: Courtney temporarily joins the team Legends during the episode "Camelot/3000" to fight the Legion and save a mind controlled mind-controlled King Arthur and his men.


-> [[{{Characters/Arrowverse}} return to the Arrowverse characters index]]

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-> [[{{Characters/Arrowverse}} return Return to the Arrowverse characters index]]



* WeHardlyKnewYe: [[spoiler: He's promptly killed by Reverse Flash to prevent his warning to the Legends.]]

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* WeHardlyKnewYe: [[spoiler: He's [[spoiler:He's promptly killed by Reverse Flash to prevent his warning to the Legends.]]



* DroppedABridgeOnHim: [[spoiler: Rip]] kills him without a fight.

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* DroppedABridgeOnHim: [[spoiler: Rip]] [[spoiler:Rip]] kills him without a fight.

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* TheTeamNormal: The only one with no super powers or abilities whatsoever, being completely in the realms of normality.


* CouldntFindAPen: Writes the name of his killer on the floor with his own blood.

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* CouldntFindAPen: Writes He writes [[DyingClue the name of his killer killer]] on the floor with his own blood.


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* DyingClue: See CouldntFindAPen.

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* SmugSuper: Most of the members of the JSA look down on the Legends and believe they don't need their help, of course they're proven wrong.

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