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The Wild Blue Yonder (1951)

Approved | | War, Drama | 5 December 1951 (USA)
Training Boeing B-29 Superfortress Crew.

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Lt. Helen Landers
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Maj. Tom West
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Sgt. Hank Stack
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Maj. Gen. Wolfe
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Lt. Ted Cranshaw
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Maj. Ida Winton
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Sgt. Shaker Schuker
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Connie Hudson
Wally Cassell ...
Sgt. Pulaski
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Sgt. Pop Davis
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Cpl. Frenchy
Phillip Pine ...
Sgt. Tony
Martin Kilburn ...
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Hal Baylor ...
Sgt. Eric Nelson
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Training Boeing B-29 Superfortress Crew.

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aviation | world war two | See All (2) »

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HELL-RIDERS OF THE SKY!

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War | Drama

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Höllenreiter der Nacht  »

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The actions portrayed by Sgt. "Red" Irwin (his actual name is Henry E. Erwin) are an accurate depiction of the actions that earned him the Medal of Honor. See more »

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The Man Behind the Armor-Plated Desk
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Traditional
Special Lyrics by Allan Dwan
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