Monica Rambeau (Captain Marvel/Photon/Pulsar/S…

Avengers Vol 1 (start date 1964), issue 259 (published 1985)

Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer

Monica Rambeau (Captain Marvel/Photon/Pulsar/Spectrum) and Janet Van Dyne (Wasp)

A New Orleans Harbor Patrol lieutenant that gained superpowers, Monica Rambeau originally went by the name Captain Marvel. Monica had a lengthy stint with the Avengers, eventually leading the team.