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Dad's Army star Bill Pertwee dies aged 86

Bill Pertwee, who played Warden Hodges in Dad's Army, has died, his agent has confirmed.

The 86-year-old also starred as PC Wilson in You Rang M'Lord? He also appeared in three Carry On films.

Agent Meg Poole said he died peacefully on Monday with his family around him.

He is survived by his son Jonathan.

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  • 27 May 2013
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