|1956 - 1960
Contemporary police drama set in Yuma, Arizona that followed the exploits of a
newly appointed U.S. Marshal as he
maintained law and order in the region with help
of his field deputies.
The Yuma, Arizona officers included:
- John Bromfield as U.S Marshal Frank
- James Griffith as Deputy Tom
- Buck Young as Deputy Buck Jackson
- Robert Brubaker as Deputy Blake
- Don Gordon as Deputy
- Richard Norris as Deputy Peters
- Robert Fuller as Corporal Eddie
- Charles Bronson as Pvt.
- Hugh Lawrence as Sheriff Waters
- John McNamara as Captain Cory
TRIVIA NOTE: John Bromfield's
character Frank Morgan originally starred
in the contemporary police series SHERIFF OF COCHISE.
Based in Cochise County, Arizona, it ran from
1956-1958. When Sheriff Frank Morgan accepted a
promotion, he moved to Yuma, Arizona where he
portrayed a US Marshal.
His deputies, Blake (Robert Brubaker) and Tom
Ferguson (James Griffith) also appeared to the
U.S.MARSHAL was similar to HIGHWAY PATROL
another syndicated cop show about state police dealing with
modern day thugs, car chases and shootouts.
Obituaries: John Bromfield: 09/18/2005; James
Griffith: 09/17/1993; Buck Young: 02/09/2000;
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