C. Carwood Lipton (center) with Band of Brothers cast members L-R: Frank John Hughes (Bill Guarnere); James Madio (Frank Perconte); Michael Cudlitz (Denver Randleman); Matthew Settle (Ronald Spiers); Richard Speight Jr. (Warren Muck); Neil McDonough (Lynn Compton); Donnie Wahlberg (C. Carwood Lipton) and Ron Livingston (Lewis Nixon)
Lynn 'Buck' Compton was a California Court of Appeals judge who served as the lead prosecutor in Sirhan Sirhan's trial for the murder of Robert F. Kennedy. From 1946-1951, Compton served with the Los Angeles Police Department. During World War II, he was a commissioned officer with Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, in the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army. This company was portrayed in the miniseries 'Band of Brothers'. He died in February 2012.