Sgt. O'Farrell an Army soldier on an island in the South Pacific during World War II is trying to bring the two basics of life to his fellow servicemen, women and beer. The supply ship carrying the beer is torpedoed and the contingent of nurses consists of six males and ugly nurse Nellie Krause. If he could at least try to salvage the shipment of beer. Written by
War is Heck! Hic Hic Hooray!
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When O'Farrell says they have to follow the Southern Cross to the beer, the shot of the night sky does not show this constellation at all. See more
I don't care if the Army does come first. As long as I'm the first woman.
Sgt. Dan O'Farrell
And the last.
Features Pennies from Heaven
Music by Harry Armstrong
and lyrics by Richard H. Gerard
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