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Andre Chavard was a member of the Boy Commandos. Later in life, he became the head of France's Department Gamma.

A handsome man born in Bar-le-Duc, whose parents were slain in the early days of World War II, Andre Chavard was one of several orphans who were mascots of an American Army unit stationed in Britain during the war. Andre and his fellow orphans became the Boy Commandos, and fought through dangerous missions until the very end of the war. He soon returned to France and chose to remain in the military. He rose through the ranks and eventually becoming the commander of the spy agency Department Gamma.


  • Although this character was originally introduced during DC's Earth-Two era of publication, their existence following the events of the 1985–86 limited series Crisis on Infinite Earths remains intact. However, some elements of the character's Pre-Crisis history may have been altered or removed for Post-Crisis New Earth continuity, and no longer apply.