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Leonard Cheshire (1917–1992)

Leonard Cheshire was born on September 7, 1917 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He died on July 31, 1992 in Suffolk, England. See full bio »


(age 74) in Suffolk, England, UK

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 1990 Memphis Belle (acknowledgment - as Group Captain Leonard Cheshire)
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 1990 The Wall: Live in Berlin (TV Movie documentary)
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 1977 Everyman (TV Series documentary)
- One Man's Remembrance (1977) ... Himself (as Group Captain Leonard Cheshire)
 1960 This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary)
- Group Captain Leonard Cheshire (1960) ... Himself (as Group Captain Leonard Cheshire)
 1960 Pathfinder (TV Movie documentary)
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 2005 The Last Days of World War II (TV Series documentary)
- August 5-August 11 ... Himself
 1988 The 1940's: Music, Memories & Milestones (Video documentary)

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Group Captain Leonard Cheshire

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Appointed to be the British observer of the American nuclear attacks on Japan. Witnessed the dropping of the second atomic bomb on Nagasaki.

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