in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online May 2015 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Film. 1497 words.
Hanna, John Connor (1871–1947), army officer and film censor, was born in Madras, India, on 17 August 1871, the son of Francis Baker Hanna (1841–1891), civil engineer, and his wife,...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Film; Social and Cultural History. 747 words.
Murphy, Audie (20 June 1924–28 May 1971), soldier and film actor, was born Audie Leon Murphy in Hunt County, Texas, the son of Emmett Murphy and Josie Bell Killian, tenant farmers. Murphy...