Kirk Douglas went to Notre Dame and was a midshipman during college. He joined the US Navy in 1942 and served as a communications officer with ant-sub operations in the Pacific. He was attacked by a Japanese destroyer and received medical discharge in 1944.
Desmond Llewelyn | actor [Bond movies; such as Goldfinger] The outbreak of World War II in September 1939 halted his acting career, and Llewelyn was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the British army. In 1940, he was captured by the German army in France, and was held as a POW for five years.
Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. (1918- ) USA WW II. In uniform five years serving in the European Theater and earned a Purple Heart at Huertgen Forest where he was wounded in the left thigh by a shall fragment while leading an infantry platoon during an attack on Germany’s Siegfried Line. Best remembered for his role as Inspector Lewis Erskine in the TV series “The F.B.I.” (1965-74).
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