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War Films Starring John Wayne

John Wayne in war films quiz. 10 Questions.

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______ starring John Wayne and Henry Fonda, based loosely on Gen. Custer and the Battle of Little Bighorn, and the Fetterman Massacre of 1866?

  • Battle at Apache Pass
  • Fort Apache
  • 40 Guns to Apache Pass

Question 2 Photo

The film starring John Wayne is named after a song in the US military, "___________", which is still used today to keep marching cadence?

  • The Horse Soldiers
  • A Distant Trumpet
  • She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

Question 3 Photo

The film is based on a short story "Mission With No Record" by James Warner Bellah in which John Wayne plays Lt. Col Kirby York. Name the film?

  • Rio Grande
  • The Dark Command
  • A Thunder of Drums

Question 4 Photo

The film was directed by John Wayne, who also starred as Davy Crockett. Name the film?

  • The Alamo
  • Men of Texas
  • Texas

Question 5 Photo

______ starring John Wayne and John Carroll as mercenary fighter pilots fighting the Japanese in China prior to the US entry into WW2?

  • The Flying Deuces
  • The Flying Misfits
  • Flying Tigers

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_______ starring John Wayne and Anthony Quinn, it depicts events (some fiction, some actual) that took place after the battle on the island of Luzon in the Philippines during WW2?

  • Bataan
  • Back to Bataan
  • The Battling Forgotten of Bataan

Question 7 Photo

________ starring John Wayne is based on the book by William L. White, relating the story (fiction) of exploits of PT boat unit participating in the Philippines during WW2?

  • Operation Pacific
  • In Harm Way
  • They Were Expendable

Question 8 Photo

_______ starring John Wayne that follows a group of United States Marines from training in New Zealand to through out the Pacific Islands Campaign in WW2?

  • Guadalcanal Diary
  • Tell it to the Marines
  • Sands of Iwo Jima

Question 9 Photo

______ starring John Wayne and Robert Ryan, it details the exploits and personal battles of United States Marine Corps fighter pilots in the Pacific during WW2?

  • Flying Leathernecks
  • Fighter Squadron
  • The Wings of Eagles

Question 10 Photo

________ starring John Wayne thematically, is strongly anit-communist (North Vietnam) and pro-South Vietnam government?

  • Heroes
  • The Green Berets
  • The Boys in Company C