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Saturday-Night Theatre presents: Death of an Admiral


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A play for broadcasting, adapted from the novel of the same name by Gilbert and Margaret Hackforth-Jones.

[Starring] John Westbrook, Richard Hurndall, Brewster Mason and Norman Shelley


Adapter: Gilbert Hackforth-Jones
Adapter: Margaret Hackforth-Jones
Official Voice: Malcolm Hayes
President of Board of Enquiry: Frank Windsor
Captain Henry Turton, D.S.O.,R.N: Malcolm Graeme
Lt-Cmdr. John Setley, D.S.C., R.N: John Westbrook
Sub-Lieut. Jeremy Smallbones, R.N: Charles Hodgson
Lieutenant George Butler, R.N: John Bryning Lieutenant Percy Wigson, R.N.R: David Spenser Lieutenant E. Gregson, R.N: John Graham Lt.-Cmdr. 'Bertie' Effingham, R.N: Richard Hurndall
First Dockyard Worker: Haydn Jones
Second Dockyard Worker: Will Leighton President of Court Martial: John Ruddock Deputy Judge Advocate: Frank Partington Admiral Sir Hartney Duncton, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., D.S.O: Norman Shelley
Dr.: Gilbertson Malcolm Hayes
Mrs. Madeleine Turton: Peggy Thorpe-Bates Captain Geoffrey Gowthorpe, M.B.E., R.N: Arthur Young
Kapitan Heinrich von Tahlen: John Gabriel Police Constable Jenvey: William Eedle
Cmdr. 'Wally' Phipps Mangot, R.N. (Retd.): Patrick Waddington
Ron Quantock: Brewster Mason
George Carpenter: Simon Lack
Mrs. Agnew: Joan Sanderson
Daphne Crisp: Elizabeth London
Bill Ormerod: Charles E. Stidwill
Producer: Audrey Cameron

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