It's all been rather lovely. Who: John Le Mesurier, before slipping into a final coma.

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Lowe as Captain Mainwaring (centre) with John Le Mesurier as Sergeant Wilson (right) and Clive Dunn as Corporal Jones (left) Dad's Army- A British comedy sitcom about the Home Guard during the Second World War. It was written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft and broadcast on BBC television between 1968 and 1977

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The Beloved actor John le Mesurier of Huguenot Ancestry In addition to Johnny, we have been told that other Huguenot actors include Robert Redford, Judy Garland, Laurence Olivier, David Garrick, Jon Pertwee, Bill Pertwee & Sean Pertwee, John le Mesurier, Charlize Theron, and Julia Sawalha. The latest Huguenot to be outed is actor Derek Jacobi,

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The Tragic Life Of Dad's Army Star John Le Mesurier

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John Le Mesurier (John Elton le Mesurier Halliley) (April 5, 1912 - November 15, 1983)

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John Le Mesurier

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John Le Mesurier (1912-1983) appeared in more than 100 films and countless TV series. His acting style was characterised by his good-natured vagueness, which his friends said closely resembled his own personality. His most famous TV role was the bumbling Sergeant Wilson in 'Dad’s Army'. He wrote his own death notice in The Times: “John Le Mesurier wishes it to be known that he conked-out on November 15th. He sadly misses family and friends.” His last words were “It’s all been rather…

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