This BLOG is dedicated to my Dad, Chester (Pappy) Nowlen, SR. Pappy Nowlen was an extra in the Movie and became close friends with one of the stars, Robert Mitchum. I hope you will enjoy the pictures.
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Cadet Nurse, Beulah Tyler, who is seen in Ernie Pyle's "Story of G.I. Joe" is interrupted at lunch by three wolfish GI's who play roles in the Lester Cowan production starring Burgess Meredith as Pyle. The GI's are left to right, Cpl. Pappy Nowlen, Pvt. Fred Ross, and Pvt. Angelo Arena