La Contessa Valentina "Val" Allegra de Fontaine
Madame Hydra III
|Citizen of Italy with no criminal record.|
|Nation or Planet of Origin|
|Base of Operations|
|New York, New York|
|Black, with white streak.|
Normal human with exceptional hand-to-hand combatant skills with military, martial arts and special services training skilled in a wide variety of specialized weapons.
Helicarrier: Air-borne mobile command base with capabilities surpassing a conventional aircraft carrier.
Hover-car: Modified automobile with both terrestrial and aerial capabilities.
S.H.I.E.L.D. issue weaponry and self-defense equipment.
Nick Fury Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Strange Tales Vol. 1
|Strange Tales Vol. 1 #159 (Aug. 1967)|
Born in Italy, La Contessa Valentina Allegra de Fontaine lived a life of excitement and travel as a member of European high society.
When both her parents were murdered by an unnamed organization, de Fontaine resolved to do more with her life. Joining S.H.I.E.L.D. she became a distinguished agent and a trusted member of Nick Fury's inner circle.