William Bendix in 'Lifeboat'
William Bendix (1906 - 1964)
Wake Island (1942) [Private Aloysius K. 'Smacksie' Randall]: Shot to death in a battle with Japanese soldiers.

Lifeboat (1944) [Gus Smith]: Drowned after being pushed overboard by Walter Slezak, while the others are all asleep.

The Dark Corner (1946) [Stauffer, a.k.a. Fred Foss]: Pushed out of a skyscraper window when Clifton Webb jabs him with an umbrella. (Thanks to Brian)

Streets of Laredo (1949) [Reuben 'Wahoo' Jones]: Shot to death by Macdonald Carey when Macdonald fires from under the table. (Thanks to Brian)

Blackbeard the Pirate (1952) [Ben Worley]: Shot to death (off-camera) during a struggle with Robert Newton after William goes into Robert's cabin; we hear the shot from outside, but it's not revealed who was shot until Robert emerges from the cabin. (Thanks to Brian)

Macao (1952) [Lawrence Trumble]: Stabbed in the back when Philip Ahn throws a knife at him, after mistaking him for Robert Mitchum. He dies shortly afterwards while talking to Robert. (Thanks to Dignan)

The Deep Six (1958) [Frenchy Shapiro]: Shot by Japanese soldiers; he dies shortly afterwards as Alan Ladd tries to take him back to the ship.

Portrait of a Sinner (The Rough and the Smooth) (1959) [Reg Barker]: Commits suicide (though I don't know the details).

Burke's Law: Who Killed Holly Howard? (1963) [Fred Hopke]: Crushed to death when a large canvas falls on him, after he falls from a scaffolding while trying to escape from Gene Barry.

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