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Lorne Greene served in Canadian Air Force in WW2 1942-45

Lorne Greene -- During World War II Greene served as a Flying Officer in the Royal Canadian Air Force.

Bea Arthur was in the Marine Corps. during WW2 ....how cool is that?

I did not know this:) Bea Arthur (née Bernice Frankel) SSgt. Enlisted and assigned as typist at Marine HQ in Wash DC, then air stations in VA and NC. Best remembered for her title role in the TV series “Maude” and as Dorothy in "Golden Girls".

Peter Graves (left) with brother James Arness (whiich I didn't know-checked and its true) during WWII. Peter Graves (born Peter Duesler Aurness; March 18, 1926 – March 14, 2010) spent two years in the United States Army Air Forces near the end of World War II. He was a film and television actor best known for his role in the television series Mission: Impossible.

Peter Graves-Army Air / Peter Graves and James Arness (Matt Dillion on Gunsmoke) were brothers.

Robert Cummings - in November 1942, Cummings joined the US Army Air Corps. During World War II, he served as a flight instructor. After the war, Cummings served as a pilot in the US Air Force Reserve, where he achieved the rank of Captain.

Robert Cummings - in November Cummings joined the US Army Air Corps. During World War II, he served as a flight instructor. After the war, Cummings served as a pilot in the US Air Force Reserve, where he achieved the rank of Captain.

William Holden (April 17, 1918 – November 12, 1981) was an American actor. He served as a 2nd lieutenant in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II.

William Holden (April 1918 – November was an American actor. He served as a lieutenant in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II.

Dayle Lymoine "Dale" Robertson (born July 14, 1923) is an American actor. He enlisted in the US Army, serving as a private in the Horse Cavalry in 1942. He was promoted to tank commander in the 777th Tank Nattalion in North Africa. He advanced to 1st Lieutenant with 332nd Combat Engineers in Patton's 3rd Army. He was wounded twice.

Dale Robertson, actor, was in the Army in WWII as a tank commander in North Africa, Lt.

John Forsythe-Army Air Forces-WW2-he appeared in plays and movies, then worked with injured soldiers who had developed speech problems. (Actor)

John Forsythe-Army Air appeared in plays and movies, then worked with injured soldiers who had developed speech problems.

Van Heflin served during WWII as a cameraman in the North Air Force in Europe and with the First Motion Picture Unit.

Van Heflin served during WWII as a cameraman in the North Air Force in Eorope and with the First Motion Picture Unit.

Colonel James Stewart (yes the Hollywood actor) receives the Croix de Guerre from the French government for his military service in Europe. He served with the US Army Air Force rfom 1941-1945.

Colonel James Stewart (yes the Hollywood actor) receives the Croix de Guerre from the French government for his military service in Europe. He served with the US Army Air Force rfom

Burgess Meredith joined the United States Army Air Corps in February, 1942 and eventually reached the rank of Captain. After his discharged in 1945, he transferred to the Office of War Information and was involved in making films for GIs and the movie, The Story of G.I. Joe.

burgess-meredith: “ In honor of Memorial Day: Capt. Oliver Burgess Meredith, United States Army Air Force during World War II. Photo taken at US Army Headquarters in London, June This is a photo of Burgess before his assignment to the

First Lieutenant William Holden in U.S. Army Air Forces uniform during his World War II military service

II, Actor William Holden in U. Army Air Forces uniform during his World War II military service

Lee Van Cleef-Navy-WW2-submarine chaser and mini sweeper

Lee Van Cleef - Navy, served on a submarine chaser in Caribbean Sea, then in the Black China Sea on mine sweeper.

Gene Rayburn (December 22, 1917 – November 29, 1999) was an American radio and television personality. Rayburn enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Force and served in World War II.

Gene Rayburn (December 1917 – November was an American radio and television personality. Army Air Force and served in World War II.

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