Lowe as Captain Mainwaring (centre) with John Le Mesurier as Sergeant Wilson (right) and Clive Dunn as Corporal Jones (left)  Dad's Army- A British comedy sitcom about the Home Guard during the Second World War. It was written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft and broadcast on BBC television between 1968 and 1977

Captain Mainwaring's private battles: How Arthur Lowe was so similar to his irascible Dad's Army character that he made filming a fractious ordeal

Lowe as Captain Mainwaring (centre) with John Le Mesurier as Sergeant Wilson (right) and Clive Dunn as Corporal Jones (left) Dad's Army- A British comedy sitcom about the Home Guard during the Second World War. It was written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft and broadcast on BBC television between 1968 and 1977

John Le Mesurier (John Elton le Mesurier Halliley) (April 5, 1912 - November 15, 1983)

John Le Mesurier (John Elton le Mesurier Halliley) (April 5, 1912 - November 15, 1983)

It's all been rather lovely.  Who: John Le Mesurier, before slipping into a final coma.

It's all been rather lovely. Who: John Le Mesurier, before slipping into a final coma.

John Le Mesurier (1912-1983) appeared in more than 100 films and countless TV series. His acting style was characterised by his good-natured vagueness, which his friends said closely resembled his own personality. His most famous TV role was the bumbling   Sergeant Wilson in 'Dad’s Army'. He wrote his own death notice in The Times: “John Le Mesurier wishes it to be known that he conked-out on November 15th. He sadly misses family and friends.” His last words were “It’s all been rather…

John Le Mesurier (1912-1983) appeared in more than 100 films and countless TV series. His acting style was characterised by his good-natured vagueness, which his friends said closely resembled his own personality. His most famous TV role was the bumbling Sergeant Wilson in 'Dad’s Army'. He wrote his own death notice in The Times: “John Le Mesurier wishes it to be known that he conked-out on November 15th. He sadly misses family and friends.” His last words were “It’s all been rather…

1975 to 1984 (UK)    Bod was a BBC children's television programme first shown in 1975, with thirteen episodes, based on four original Bod books by Joanna and Michael Cole. It was an animated cartoon series narrated by John Le Mesurier with music by Derek Griffiths and produced by David Yates.    The four books were published in 1966 in the United Kingdom and later in the United States and France. They were: Bod's Apple, Bod's Present, Bod's Dream and Bod and the Cherry Tree. The French ve

1975 to 1984 (UK) Bod was a BBC children's television programme first shown in 1975, with thirteen episodes, based on four original Bod books by Joanna and Michael Cole. It was an animated cartoon series narrated by John Le Mesurier with music by Derek Griffiths and produced by David Yates. The four books were published in 1966 in the United Kingdom and later in the United States and France. They were: Bod's Apple, Bod's Present, Bod's Dream and Bod and the Cherry Tree. The French ve

British comedy actor John Le Mesurier, best known for his role as Sergeant Wilson in Dad’s Army, died on 15 November, 1983, aged 71. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Dad's Army uncovered: 35 things you need to know about the BBC comedy classic

British comedy actor John Le Mesurier, best known for his role as Sergeant Wilson in Dad’s Army, died on 15 November, 1983, aged 71. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Hattie Jacques - star of many "Carry On" films, married to John Le Mesurier.

Hattie Jacques - star of many "Carry On" films, married to John Le Mesurier.

Brilliant actor John Le Mesurier (1912 - 1983)

Brilliant actor John Le Mesurier (1912 - 1983)

Operation Snafu (1961) On the Fiddle (original title) Stars: Alfred Lynch, Sean Connery, Victor Maddern, John Le Mesurier ~ Director: Cyril Frankel

Operation Snafu (1961) On the Fiddle (original title) Stars: Alfred Lynch, Sean Connery, Victor Maddern, John Le Mesurier ~ Director: Cyril Frankel

Bod: Words and Music [Narrated by John le Mesurier] [CD]

Bod: Words and Music [Narrated by John le Mesurier] [CD]

John Le Mesurier,Words

Amazon.com: The Moon Spinners (The Hayley Mills Collection, Vol. 4): Hayley Mills, Eli Wallach, Pola Negri, Peter McEnery, Joan Greenwood, Irene Papas, John Le Mesurier, Paul Stassino, Sheila Hancock, Michael Davis, André Morell, George Pastell, Paul Beeson, James Neilson, Gordon Stone, Bill Anderson, Hugh Attwooll, Walt Disney, Mary Stewart, Michael Dyne: Movies & TV

Amazon.com: The Moon Spinners (The Hayley Mills Collection, Vol. 4): Hayley Mills, Eli Wallach, Pola Negri, Peter McEnery, Joan Greenwood, Irene Papas, John Le Mesurier, Paul Stassino, Sheila Hancock, Michael Davis, André Morell, George Pastell, Paul Beeson, James Neilson, Gordon Stone, Bill Anderson, Hugh Attwooll, Walt Disney, Mary Stewart, Michael Dyne: Movies & TV

The Main Attraction (1962) Stars: Pat Boone, Nancy Kwan, Mai Zetterling, John Le Mesurier ~ Director: Daniel Petrie

The Main Attraction (1962) Stars: Pat Boone, Nancy Kwan, Mai Zetterling, John Le Mesurier ~ Director: Daniel Petrie

The Wrong Arm of the Law (1962) GB Stars: Peter Sellers, Lionel Jeffries, Bernard Cribbins, John Le Mesurier, Nanette Newman, Graham Stark  ~  Director: Cliff Owen. 28/04/03

The Wrong Arm of the Law (1962) GB Stars: Peter Sellers, Lionel Jeffries, Bernard Cribbins, John Le Mesurier, Nanette Newman, Graham Stark ~ Director: Cliff Owen. 28/04/03

What's Up Nurse! (1978) $19.99; Stars Nicholas Field, Felicity Devonshire and John Le Mesurier.

What's Up Nurse! (1978) $19.99; Stars Nicholas Field, Felicity Devonshire and John Le Mesurier.

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