Heroes Unite the Aussie Saga
Paul “Sledge” Hamner was a Big City cop who was captured and tortured by Fear, who hoped to turn him into a superhuman stooge. His conditoning broke on his first outing after he saw a fellow police officer killed. Sledgehammer was incredibly strong and had an indominatable presence. Sledgehammer founded Furies in 1986. Dying of cancer from the chemicals that spawned his great strength, he died battling the Axemen in late 1989.