Created by Lew Schwartz
| DEADSHOT [Floyd Lawton]|
Real Name: Floyd Lawton
Known Relatives: Zoe Torres (daughter); Edward Lawton (son, deceased); Susan Lawton (ex-wife; deceased); George Lawton (father); Genevieve Pitt Lawton (mother); Edward Robert Lawton (brother; deceased)
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 193 lbs.
First Appearance: Batman #59 (June-July 1950)
An expert marksman who has fallen afoul of Batman on numerous occasions, Floyd Lawton is both a top mercenary and a man who wants to die. He served as a core member of the Suicide Squad for most of the period when it was headed up by Amanda Waller, managing to survive every mission despite his wish to die. He has even been known to arm his targets in order that they may have a chance of killing their assassin, but he has not yet achieved his goal.