Rebel Ralston was a native of Kentucky and a founding member of the original Howling Commandos and fought alongside the team during World War II. He was also the "creator" of the Howlers battle cry "Wahoo! “ After the war, he was one of the founding members of the V-Battalion and the Penance Council. In more recent times he was elected Senator of Texas.
Ralston shot an A.I.M. agent, Yelena Belova, who was in the process of violently attacking Daisy Johnson. "Rebel" was quickly and unceremoniously impaled by Belova and killed. . Ralston's final words were, "You tell the old man... I tried.".
Standard issue WWII military weapons including rifle, pistol, 6" knife and grenades. Ralston also carried a lasso, and would use other weaponry as required. As a civilian, Ralston had a concealed weapons permit and it was common for him to go armed with a hand gun.