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James Edwards
Birth: Mar. 6, 1918
Muncie
Delaware County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 4, 1970
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA

Actor. He was a noted character performer in films and television, most remembered for his role as Private Peter Moss in the World War II movie, "Home of the Brave" (1949). A veteran of over fifty films, his credits include "The Joe Louis Story" (1953), "Seven Angry Men" (1955), "Pork Chop Hill" (1959), "The Manchurian Candidate" (1962), "Coogan's Bluff" (1968) and "Patton" (1970), his last screen appearance before his death of a heart attack at the age of 51. For television, he was a regular on "Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color", "Dr. Kildare", "Burke's Law", "Mannix" and many more. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Park
Hobart
Lake County
Indiana, USA
Plot: 23rd Psalm Section, Lot 150, Unit #1
 
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Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Feb 04, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7145761
James Edwards
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James Edwards
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-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 21, 2015
In memory of a talented actor who died way too soon. You were the granddad to actors like Sydney Poiter,James Earl Jones and the young Denzel Washington. I remember many of your appearances in films and on television. May your family know that you are rec...(Read more)
- memory group
 Added: Aug. 8, 2015
Mr. Edwards, you were a wonderful actor sir! Rest in peace, and know that you are remembered to this day.
- Lynn Lawson
 Added: Jun. 6, 2015
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