Brute was one of several convicts held prisoner in a United States army stockade in the early years of World War II.
Lt. Benjamin Hunter selected Brute to become part of a Special Forces unit code-named Hunter's Hellcats. Although lacking in intelligence and prone to fits of violence, Brute faithfully served under Lt. Hunter throughout the remainder of the war.
- Brute's current whereabouts, or if he is even still alive have yet to be revealed.
- On occasion, Brute's hair has been colored black.
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