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Henry Beckman
Birth: Nov. 26, 1921
Halifax
Halifax County
Nova Scotia, Canada
Death: Jun. 17, 2008, Spain

Actor. He was a recognizable character performer of television, films and stage. He is best known to many for his role as George Anderson in the soap opera "Peyton Place" and as Colonel Douglas Harrigan in the 1960s series "McHale's Navy". Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, he served in the Canadian Military during World War II. He began his acting career during the early 1950s and would appear in the programs, "Studio One", "Dennis the Menace", "Peter Gunn", "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.", "Combat!", "The Fugitive", "The Twilight Zone", "The Wild, Wild West", "Run for Your Life", "Perry Mason", "The Monkees", "Mannix", "Bronk", "The Rockford Files", "MacGyver" and "The X Files". Among his film credits are, "Marnie" (1964), "Madigan" (1968), "The Undefeated" (1969) and "Death Hunt" (1981). He appeared in the Broadway productions "The Golden State" (1950) and "Darkness at Noon" (1951). (bio by: C.S.) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Cheryl Maxwell Beckman (1925 - 1998)*
 
 Children:
  Stuart Francis Beckman (1961 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Peters Cemetery
Whatcom County
Washington, USA
 
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jul 01, 2008
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Remembering you as I watch "McHale's Navy"
- John
 Added: Jul. 5, 2014

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 22, 2014
Mr. Beckman. How you brought joy to my heart when I first saw you on TV. It was hard times for me back in the 60,s, but, your performance on the Series "Here comes the Brides, filled my heart and soul with such joy. Rest in peace. I will not forget you.
- Patrick Gooden
 Added: Jun. 12, 2014
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