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The Fighting 69th (1940) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

William Keighley

Writing Credits  

Norman Reilly Raine ... (original screen play by) &
Fred Niblo Jr. ... (original screen play by) and
Dean Riesner ... (original screen play by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Jerry Plunkett
...
Father Duffy
George Brent ...
'Wild Bill' Donovan
Jeffrey Lynn ...
Joyce Kilmer
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Frank McHugh ...
'Crepe Hanger' Burke
Dennis Morgan ...
Lieutenant Ames
Dick Foran ...
Lt. 'Long John' Wynn
William Lundigan ...
Timmy Wynn
Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams ...
Paddy Dolan
Henry O'Neill ...
The Colonel
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Captain Mangan
Sammy Cohen ...
Mike Murphy
Harvey Stephens ...
Major Anderson
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Private Turner (as DeWolf Hopper)
Tom Dugan ...
Private McManus
...
Lieutenant Norman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Herbert Anderson ...
Pvt. Casey (uncredited)
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Second Alabama Man (uncredited)
Trevor Bardette ...
First Alabama Man (uncredited)
Jack Boyle Jr. ...
Chuck (uncredited)
Richard Clayton ...
Tierney (uncredited)
Frank Coghlan Jr. ...
Jimmy (uncredited)
Tom Coleman ...
Wounded Soldier in Parade Car (uncredited)
James Conaty ...
Officer at Briefing (uncredited)
Joseph Crehan ...
Doctor Giving Inoculations (uncredited)
John Daheim ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Eddie Dew ...
Regan (uncredited)
Ralph Dunn ...
Medical Captain (uncredited)
Edgar Edwards ...
Engineer Officer (uncredited)
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Engineer Sergeant at Cave-In (uncredited)
James Flavin ...
Supply Sergeant (uncredited)
Jerry Fletcher ...
Telephonist (uncredited)
Arno Frey ...
German Officer (uncredited)
Edmund Glover ...
Fourth Alabama Man (uncredited)
Chuck Hamilton ...
Soldier Watching Fight (uncredited)
John Harron ...
Carrol (uncredited)
J. Anthony Hughes ...
Healey (uncredited)
Layne Ireland ...
Hefferman (uncredited)
Donald Kerr ...
New Recruit (uncredited)
George Kilgen ...
Ryan (uncredited)
Jacques Lory ...
Waiter (uncredited)
Wilfred Lucas ...
Doctor Checking Eyes (uncredited)
Frank Mayo ...
Capt. Bootz (uncredited)
Frank Melton ...
Third Alabama Man (uncredited)
Elmo Murray ...
O'Brien (uncredited)
Byron Nelson ...
Soldier (uncredited)
George O'Hanlon ...
Eddie Kearney (uncredited)
Jack Perrin ...
Major (uncredited)
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Jack O'Keefe (uncredited)
John Ridgely ...
Moran (uncredited)
Frank Sully ...
Sergeant (uncredited)
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German Officer (uncredited)
Emmett Vogan ...
Doctor Giving Physicals (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Louis F. Edelman ... associate producer
Hal B. Wallis ... executive producer

Music by 

Adolph Deutsch ... (music by)

Cinematography by 

Tony Gaudio ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Owen Marks ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Ted Smith

Makeup Department 

Perc Westmore ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Jack L. Warner ... in charge of production

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Frank Heath ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Charles Lang ... sound

Special Effects by 

Byron Haskin ... special effects
Rex Wimpy ... special effects

Stunts 

Harvey Parry ... stunts (uncredited)
Buster Wiles ... stunts (uncredited)

Music Department 

Leo F. Forbstein ... musical director
Hugo Friedhofer ... orchestral arrangements

Other crew 

John T. Prout ... technical advisor (as Capt. John T. Prout)
Mark White ... technical advisor
George Boothby ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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