SGT. FLAG (Rob McFarlane)

Created by: Rik Offenberger

Real Name: Rob McFarlane

Joined Mighty Crusaders: Not a member of the Mighty Crusaders.

First Appearance: Agent Shield #59, February 2019

Origin:
Rob McFarlane is a Sargent in the U.S. Marine Corps. He joined the United States Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command (MARSOC) the day he graduated from high school and joined the Marines, stationed with the 3rd Marine Raider Battalion in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

He strongly believes “No Man Left Behind” and has become. A one-man extraction team. While most combat troops try to dress in camouflage, Sgt. Flag drapes himself in the colors of the flag to stand out and be seen by the troops he is trying to save. Sgt. Flag is the Hammer of Justice. When you need a hammer, he is there to save your ass. Semper Fi Mø†#≡Γ Fμ¢κ≡Γ.

Abilities:
Sgt. Flag’s core capabilities are direct action, special reconnaissance, and foreign internal defense. Sgt. Flag has also been directed to conduct counter-terrorism, and information operations. He is a specialist in close quarters battle, special reconnaissance, foreign internal defense, fire support, tactical casualty care, irregular warfare, survival evasion resistance, and escape, and infantry weapons and tactics.

Sgt. Flag is a skilled operator at land navigation and patrolling, mission planning, including Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE), Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC), fire support trained, and a Communications specialist. He is well versed in small boats and scout swimmer operations, crew-served weapons, demolitions, photography and information collection, and reporting. He can individually conduct Full Mission Profiles focused on patrolling and combat operations and urban and rural reconnaissance. He is an expert at rifle and pistol combat marksmanship and can use them tactically to perform assault operations. He has conducted precision raids on rural and urban objectives. He specializes in Irregular Warfare (Asymmetric Warfare) operations. He frequently is called upon for training, advising and operating with Partner Nations and Irregular force. “VIS GREGIS EST LUPUS”

Equipment:
Glock 19M M007 9mm semi-automatic pistol, Beretta M9A1 9mm semi-automatic pistol, Colt M45A1 .45 caliber semi-automatic pistol, Benelli M4 Super 90 12-Guage shotgun, Mossberg 500A2 12-Gauge shotgun, M16A4 5.56x45mm rifle, M4 5.56x45mm carbine rifle, M249 squad 5.56mm automatic weapon, M27 infantry 5.56x45mm automatic rifle, M38 marksman 5.56x45mm rifle with a Leupold TS-30A2 Mark 4 2.5-8x36mm Mid-Range/Tactical Illuminated Reticle Scope, M240 7.62s machine gun, M240B 7.62s machine gun, M110 semi-automatic 7.62x51mm sniper system, M40A6 sniper 7.62x51mm rifle, Mk13 Mod 7 sniper .300 Winchester Magnum rifle, M107 special applications scoped 12.7x99mm rifle, M2 .50 caliber machine gun, M2A1 quick change barrel .50 caliber machine gun,
M203A2 40mm grenade launcher, M32A1 40mm multiple grenade launcher, MK19 40mm grenade machine gun, and two 73cm katana swords.

Checklist:
Agent Shield #59-#62