Willis Bouchey

Willis Ben Bouchey (May 24, 1907 – September 27, 1977) was an American character actor who appeared in almost 150 films and television shows. He was born in Vernon, Michigan, but raised by his mother and stepfather in Washington state. On old-time radio, Bouchey played the title role in Captain Midnight, Charles Williams in Kitty Keene, Inc.,  Stanley Bartlett in Midstream,  and Pa Barton in The Story of Bud Barton. He was also a member of the ensemble cast of Your Parlor Playhouse. He was a member of Jack Webb's Dragnet stock company, billed variously as "Willis Bouchey", "William Bouchey", "Willis Buchet," or "Bill Bouchey."