Biography

From Wikipedia

Frank Wilbur "Spig" Wead (born October 24, 1895,

in Peoria, Illinois – died November 15, 1947, in Santa Monica, California) was

a U.S. Navy aviator turned screenwriter who helped promote United States Naval

aviation from its inception through World War II.

From Wikipedia

Frank Wilbur "Spig" Wead (born October 24, 1895,

in Peoria, Illinois – died November 15, 1947, in Santa Monica, California) was

a U.S. Navy aviator turned screenwriter who helped promote United States Naval

aviation from its inception through World War II.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender -

Known Credits 27

Birthday 1895-10-24

Day of Death 1947-11-15

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

1957 The Wings of Eagles Writer
1947 Blaze of Noon Screenplay
1947 The Beginning or the End Writer
1946 The Hoodlum Saint Writer
1945 They Were Expendable Screenplay
1943 Destroyer Screenplay Story
1941 Dive Bomber Story Screenplay
1941 I Wanted Wings Story
1940 Moon Over Burma Writer
1939 20,000 Men a Year Story
1939 Tail Spin Writer
1938 The Citadel Screenplay
1938 Test Pilot Original Story
1937 Submarine D-1 Screenplay Story
1937 Sea Devils Screenplay
1936 China Clipper Screenplay
1936 Ceiling Zero Screenplay Theatre Play
1935 The Great Impersonation Screenplay
1935 Stranded Story
1935 Storm Over the Andes Screenplay
1935 West Point of the Air Screenplay
1934 I'll Tell the World Story
1933 Midshipman Jack Screenplay
1932 Air Mail Screenplay Story
1932 The All-American Writer
1931 Dirigible Story
1929 The Flying Fleet Story

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