Stars in the Corps: Movie Actors in the United States Marines

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Naval Institute Press, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 246 pages
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"Accompanied by some never-before-published photographs, many of these revealing profiles are based on recent interviews with the stars or their families and friends. Battle reports, unit diaries, and personnel records were consulted to authenticate the details of their military careers. Filled with little-known facts and fascinating tidbits of information, this book will delight and inform the staunchest Marine supporter and most avid movie fan."--Jacket.
 

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Contents

Dale Dye
3
Sterling Hayden
13
Louis Hayward
27
Brian Keith
35
Lee Marvin
41
Peter J Ortiz
53
Bob Burns
67
Macdonald Carey
73
Steve McQueen
139
Hugh OBrian
147
Gerald OLoughlin
153
George Peppard
159
Tyrone Power
167
John Russell
179
Scott
189
Tad Van Brunt
195

Barry Corbin
83
Bradford Dillman
91
Gene Hackman
99
George Roy Hill
105
Harvey Keitel
111
Bill Lundigan
117
Jock Mahoney
127
Jonathan Winters
203
A A Few More Good Men
209
The Swinging Sounds
217
Entertaining the Troops
223
Bibliography
235
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About the author (1999)

James Wise, a retired captain in the U.S. Navy who served as a naval aviator, is the coauthor of the other two books in this series. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia.

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