American actors died in Killed in action

Here are 2 famous actors from United States of America died in Killed in action:

Donald Haines

Donald Haines (May 9, 1919 Seward County-February 20, 1943) otherwise known as Our Gang was an American actor.

He began his acting career at the age of 12 when he was cast as a member of the Our Gang comedy series. Haines appeared in over 50 films during his short career, including notable works such as "Wagon Wheels" (1934) and "The Great Man Votes" (1939).

Despite his promising acting career, Haines enlisted in the United States Army during World War II. Tragically, he was killed in action during the war at the young age of 23.

Haines' contribution to the film industry and the sacrifices he made for his country continue to serve as a reminder of the value of dedication and hard work.

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Richard Fiske

Richard Fiske (November 20, 1915 Shelton-August 10, 1944 La Croix-Avranchin) also known as Thomas Richard Potts was an American actor.

Born in Connecticut, Fiske studied drama at Yale University before beginning his career in theatre. He appeared in a number of Broadway productions before transitioning to film in the 1940s. Fiske was best known for his roles in the films "The Mad Doctor" (1940), "South of Tahiti" (1941), and "The Payoff" (1942). He also had a recurring role on the radio show "The Adventures of Ellery Queen."

However, Fiske's promising career was cut short when he enlisted in the Army during World War II. He served as a captain in the 83rd Infantry Division, and was killed in action during the Battle of Normandy in 1944. Fiske was awarded the Purple Heart for his service.

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