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Amelita Ward (1923–1987)


Amelita Ward was born on July 17, 1923 in Magnolia, West Virginia, USA. She is known for her work on Who's Guilty? (1945), The Jungle Captive (1945) and Rough, Tough and Ready (1945). She was married to Leo Gorcey. She died in May 1987 in Alexandria, Virginia, USA. See full bio »

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(age 63) in Alexandria, Virginia, USA

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Known For

Who's Guilty?
Who's Guilty? Ruth Allen
(1945)
The Jungle Captive
The Jungle Captive Ann Forrester
(1945)
Rough, Tough and Ready
(1945)
Seven Days Ashore
Seven Days Ashore Lucy Banning
(1944)

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 1949 Slattery's Hurricane
Marie (uncredited)
 1949 Rim of the Canyon
Lily Shannon (uncredited)
 1948 Smugglers' Cove
Teresa Mahoney
 1948 Secretary Trouble (Short)
Errol's Secretary
 1947 When a Girl's Beautiful
Bunty McGregor - Model
 1946 The Best Years of Our Lives
Counter Girl (uncredited)
 1946 Oh, Professor, Behave (Short)
 1945 Who's Guilty?
Ruth Allen
 1945 Come Out Fighting
Rita Joyce
 1945 Swingin' on a Rainbow
Barbara Marsden
 1945 The Jungle Captive
Ann Forrester
 1945 Rough, Tough and Ready
Kitty Duval
 1944 Gildersleeve's Ghost
Marie - Wells' Maid
 1944 Seven Days Ashore
Lucy Banning
 1943 The Falcon and the Co-eds
Jane Harris
 1943 Gangway for Tomorrow
Mary Jones, Miss America
 1943 Let's Face It
Chorus Girl (uncredited)
 1943 The Falcon in Danger
Bonnie Caldwell
 1943/I The Sky's the Limit
Southern Girl (uncredited)
 1943 Clancy Street Boys
Judy Monahan (as Lita Ward)
 1943 Aerial Gunner
Peggy Lunt (as Lita Ward)
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Alternate Names:

Lita Ward
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Mother of actor Leo Gorcey Jr. See more »

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Cancer

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