Quotation by Frank S. Nugent

Order of the Palm to Lt. (JG) Douglas Roberts for action against the enemy above and beyond the call of duty.
Frank S. Nugent (1908–1965), U.S. screenwriter, Joshua Logan, co-scenarist, John Ford, and Mervyn LeRoy. Doc (William Powell), Mister Roberts, crew's award to Mr. Roberts for persistently standing up to the ship's irascible captain (1955).

Based on the play by Joshua Logan and Thomas Heggen and the novel by Thomas Heggen.
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