Bill Pertwee

TV Actor

Birthday July 21, 1926

Birth Sign Cancer

Birthplace England

DEATH DATE May 27, 2013 (86)

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Actor most known for playing the role of ARP Warden Hodges on the series, Dad's Army.

Before Fame

He attended Southend College.


He left school during World War II to work for a company that manufactured parts for Spitfire cannons.

Family Life

His son, Jonathan James Pertwee, was born in 1966.

Associated With

His final performance was in 1971's The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins, which starred Bruce Forsyth.