Guardian III
Nick Name
Civilian ID
Jake Jordan

Crime Fighter


Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with no criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
New York, New York
Group Affiliation
Newsboy Army
Base of Operations
New York, New York
Eye Color
Hair Color
Known Powers

Normal human with above average strength, speed, stamina and agility for a man of his age and physical build.

Exceptional hand-to-hand and tactical skills with training as a police officer.


Guardian Armor: Defensive uniform equipped with visual recording equipment.

Guardian Shield: Kite-shaped shield used for offense and defense.

Common Enemies

Pirates of the Subway

(The) Sheeda

Regularly Appearing
Seven Soldiers of Victory: Guardian Vol. 1
First Appearance
Seven Soldiers of Victory: Guardian Vol. 1 #1

Grant Morrison & Cameron Stewart

Note: Based upon a character created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby.


After his failures as a police officer, Jake Jordan was offered a chance of redemption by the Manhattan Guardian newspaper to serve both as an advocate of the people of New York and the newspaper's public relations representative battling against crime as the Guardian.

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