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.
You can see the movie in it's entirety on YouTube by clicking on the side bar.
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Real Soldiers Were Used to Film the Picture
Many of the soldiers in the movie were actually real soldiers. The following picture is from my Dad's Army Unit.
My Dad is the fifth man to the right of the flag bearer.