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Walter Karig (1898–1956)

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His wife Eleanor had served as superintendent of art for the Portsmouth and Newport News school districts. See more trivia »

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Known For

Victory at Sea
Victory at Sea Miscellaneous Crew
(1952-1953)
Zotz!
Zotz! Writer
(1962)
Victory at Sea
Victory at Sea Miscellaneous Crew
(1954)
Suspense
Suspense Writer
(1953)

Filmography

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 1954 Victory at Sea (Documentary) (technical advisor - as Captain Walter Karig USN)
  Victory at Sea (TV Series documentary) (technical advisor - 25 episodes, 1952 - 1953) (technical adviser - 1 episode, 1952)
- Design for Peace (1953) ... (technical advisor - as Captain Walter Karig - USN)
- Suicide for Glory (1953) ... (technical advisor - as Captain Walter Karig - USN)
- The Road to Mandalay (1953) ... (technical advisor - as Captain Walter Karig - USN)
- Target Suribachi (1953) ... (technical advisor - as Captain Walter Karig - USN)
- The Fate of Europe (1953) ... (technical advisor - as Captain Walter Karig - USN)
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 1962 Zotz! (novel)
 1953 Suspense (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Needle in a Haystack (1953) ... (story)
 1951 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Three in a Room (1951) ... (play)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Playwright: "Three In a Room" (filmed as The Ford Theatre Hour: Three in a Room (1951)). See more »

Alternate Names:

Captain Walter Karig | Captain Walter Karig - U.S.N. | Captain Walter Karig U.S.N. | Captain Walter Karig - USN | Captain Walter Karig USN
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Trivia:

A former US Navy captain, he wrote a number of naval history works on Allied operations during World War II. He authored scripts for the television series Victory at Sea (1952). Besides writing naval history, he also worked as a journalist and wrote a number of novels. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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