Murray Hamilton (1923 - 1986) Character actor most famous for playing the mayor in the movie "Jaws" and Mr. Robinson in "The Graduate", he also appeared in "The Hustler", "The Way We Were" and many other movies
Tyrone Power, Lieut., U.S. Marine Corps, WW II. He was an established movie star when Pearl Harbor was bombed. Nevertheless he joined the Marines, became a pilot and flew supplies into, and wounded Marines out of, Iwo Jima and Okinawa. He returned to the states in Nov 1945 and was released from active duty in Jan 1946. He was promoted to captain in the reserves on May 8, 1951.
Tyrone Power, who was already an established movie star when World War II broke out, joined the U.S. Marines in 1942. His missions involved flying wounded soldiers out of Iwo Jima and Okinawa. Power was awarded the American Campaign Medal, the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with two bronze stars, and the World War II Victory Medal. He also earned the rank of Captain in the reserves in 1951.
Peggy Dow. B.1928. She had a short but memorable career playing and starring in only 10 movies in a 3 year period,1949-51, including some crime noirs, the heart-felt Bright Victory and her best as the lovely nurse in Harvey with James Stewart. Peggy suddenly retired to marry oil magnate Walter Helmerich in 1951 and she never looked back, raising five sons in the process, plus always seeming happy and content. I have a special fondness for her as she looked a lot like my Mother in certain…