Ward Bond

Ward Bond

Born Apr 9, 1903
  • Actor, American football player
Wardell Edwin "Ward" Bond was an American film actor whose rugged appearance and easygoing charm were featured in over 200 movies and the television series Wagon Train. He is best known for his roles as Bert in It's a Wonderful Life and Captain Clayton in The Searchers.

Ward Bond Stats


: Wardell E. Bond, Ward, Wardell Edwin Bond, Wardell Edwin "Ward" Bond


: Actor, American football player


: 6 ft (1.85 m)


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Apr 9, 1903 - Nov 5, 1960 (57 years old)

Place of Birth

: Benkelman

Date of Death

: Nov 5, 1960

Place of Death

: Dallas

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Ward Bond Film Roles

  1. My Darling Clementine
    Morgan Earp
  2. On Dangerous Ground
    Walter Brent
  3. They Were Expendable
  4. Rio Bravo
    Pat Wheeler
    Rio Bravo
  5. Hondo
    Buffalo Baker
  6. Tall in the Saddle
    Tall in the Saddle
  7. Young Mr. Lincoln
  8. The Quiet Man
  9. Operation Pacific
    Operation Pacific
  10. The Wings of Eagles
    John Dodge

Ward Bond TV Starring Roles

  1. Wagon Train

Ward Bond TV Guest Roles

  1. Plague Ship
    Captain Parker
  2. NBC Fall Preview
  3. The Marine Who Was 200 Years Old
  4. Once a Hero
  5. Winners Never Lose
    guest star
  6. Moment of Vengeance
    guest star
  7. Season 3, Episode 16
  8. The Hunted
  9. The Mojave Kid
  10. Apple of His Eyes