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James Beck

  • Birth 21 Feb 1929 Islington, London Borough of Islington, Greater London, England
  • Death 6 Aug 1973 Roehampton, London Borough of Wandsworth, Greater London, England
  • Burial Wimbledon, London Borough of Merton, Greater London, England
  • Plot Cremated at Putney Vale
  • Memorial ID 8528932

British actor. Famed for his role as "Private Walker" in the legendary BBC comedy series "Dad's Army". Beck also appeared in "Love Thy Neighbour" and "Romany Jones". A potentially highly rewarding career for Beck was sadly cut short in 1973 following a burst pancreas which caused his premature death.

Bio by: Kieran Smith





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  • Originally Created by: Kieran Smith
  • Added: 18 Mar 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8528932
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Beck (21 Feb 1929–6 Aug 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8528932, citing Putney Vale Cemetery and Crematorium, Wimbledon, London Borough of Merton, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .