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Sgt Seymour "Cy" Schindell
Birth: Mar. 4, 1907
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1948
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. He appeared in several Three Stooges shorts, often playing a henchman or cop. He was a World War II veteran. He signed with Columbia Pictures' rollicking short subjects department in the mid-'30s and returned to the unit after serving in World War II. Sadly, he had caught "jungle rot," a skin disease, at Guadalcanal, and later developed cancer. Despite his illness, he continued to appear opposite The Three Stooges (memorably in Fright Night (1947) until his death in 1948. He was a World War II veteran and is buried at Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA. He worked while he was suffering from terminal cancer to make sure his family could survive after his death. He spent the bulk of his screen career menacing The Three Stooges. He appeared in 35 film shorts with the comedy trio. 
Los Angeles National Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section 118, Grave 10/RD
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3750215
Sgt Seymour Cy Schindell
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Thank you for your service during WW II.
- Frank R. Adamski
 Added: Feb. 17, 2015
Watched one of your many appearances today in a Three Stooges short. You were alwaysy favorite heavy even as a child. Your service to our country both in the military and on the screen are greatly appreciated.
- John B.
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014
Thank You for your service Cy, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Dec. 3, 2014
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