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The Oregon Trail (1936)

 -  Western  -  18 January 1936 (USA)
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U.S. Army Captain John Delmont takes a leave of absence to find out what happened to his missing father. Later he leads a wagon train to California and goes after the bad guys involved in his father's disappearance.

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Joseph W. Girard ...
Colonel Delmont (as Joe Girard)
Yakima Canutt ...
Frank Rice ...
Red
E.H. Calvert ...
Jim Ridgeley
Ben Hendricks Jr. ...
Major Harris
Harry Harvey ...
Tim
Fern Emmett ...
Minnie
Jack Rutherford ...
Benton
Marian Ferrell ...
Sis
Roland Ray ...
Markey
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Forrenza
Edward LeSaint ...
General Ferguson
Octavio Giraud ...
Don Miguel
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U.S. Army Captain John Delmont takes a leave of absence to find out what happened to his missing father. Later he leads a wagon train to California and goes after the bad guys involved in his father's disappearance.

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Trail's End  »

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