Birth Date: June 7, 1918
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Also Credited as: Sgt. Alan Manson
Date of Death: March 5, 2002 / Age: 83
Location of Death: Queens, New York City, New York, USA
Cause of Death: natural causes
Biography: Alan Manson was one of a group of World War II soldiers selected to appear in Irving Berlin's 1942 musical _This is the Army (1943)_ . He appeared in the Broadway production as well as in the film. After the war he continued to perform on Broadway. In 1955 he was called before the House committee investigating communists in New York theater. He refused to answer any questions but was later cleared. He found little work as an actor for a few years after.