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Welsh actor Madoc dies

Mar 05, 2012 | 6:15am EST

The TV star passed away on Monday (05Mar12) at a hospital in Hertfordshire, England after battling illness since January (12), according to his agent, Michael Hallet.

He tells the BBC, "He will be greatly missed by all."

Madoc was best known for his roles in British TV shows including Dad's Army, Dr Who, Porridge and detective series A Mind to Kill, while his film career included Operation Crossbow (1965), The Quiller Memorandum (1966) and Operation Daybreak (1975).

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