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 Arnold Ridley

Arnold Ridley

Birth
Walcot, Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset, England
Death 12 Mar 1984 (aged 88)
Hillingdon, London Borough of Hillingdon, Greater London, England
Burial Bath, Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset, England
Memorial ID 7599165 · View Source
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British actor and playwright. Most famous for his role as "Private Charles Godfrey" in the classic BBC comedy "Dad's Army," he also wrote the play "The Ghost Train." He was awarded an OBE in 1982 for his services to theatre. Ridley was cremated at Golders Green, the ashes later being removed.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Kieran Smith
  • Added: 20 Jun 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7599165
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arnold Ridley (7 Jan 1896–12 Mar 1984), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7599165, citing Bath Abbey, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .