Real name: Silas Murdock
Known Relatives: Not Admissible
Affiliations: Abattoir, Beast, Defiler, Succubus.
Enemies: Iota, Polymer, Scarlet Scarab, Shujuu.
Base of Operation: Gateway City
First Appearance:Feature Comics #66(Quality Comics)
Modern Appearance:WHC COMICS PRESENTS: REBIRTH #4(Quality Comics)
History: Silas Murdock was a killer sentenced to die in the electric chair. However, Silas somehow managed to survive his electrocution, and went on a killing spree to get his revenge on everyone who was involved in his sentencing, including District Attorney Melton, the jurors, Mayor Hogarty who failed to stay his execution, and his former girlfriend, the nightclub singer Queenel "Torchy" Carole. He called himself, "The Corpse" and left his signature, a small coffin, at every killing. He was stopped by Iota and Polymer.
Powers & Weapons: The Corpse was a fearless and relentless killer, usually armed with conventional weapons such as knives and guns.