Actress Wanda Hendrix married actor and most decorated war hero Audie Murphy ~ it was reportedly a very unhappy marriage lasting less than a year due to his flashbacks secondary to war trauma. ~ picture at http://fan.tcm.com/_Audie-Murphy-and-Wanda-Hendrix-in-Sierra/photo/13168520/66470.html

War hero turned actor Audie Murphy with Wanda Hendrix..

Audie Murphy

1940s actress Wanda Hendrix ready for the slopes in winter...She was a real beauty--married Audie Murphy.

Wanda Hendrix ~ beautiful actress died at age 52 of double pneumonia--once married to actor & war hero Audie Murphy

Audie Murphy

Audie Leon Murphy, Kingston TX, (1925-1971), private plane crash. Irish heritage. Actor, composer. Medal of Honor receipiant. The most decorated WWII combat soldier, receiving every military combat award from US Army, as well as French and Belgium awards for heroism at age 19. Lied about his age to enlist at age 16. Grew up in poverty and was turned down by Navy and Marines when he tried to enlist. Became an actor after his honorary discharge from the service due to wound received.

Audie Murphy

Audie Murphy

Highly decorated American combat WWII soldier and actor Audie Murphy and actress Wanda Hendrix were married 1949-1951. Four days after their divorce was final he married former airline stewardess Pamela Archer. Their marriage ended when he was killed in a private plane crash in 1971.

A portrait photo of Audie Murphy

Audie Murphy and family

A portrait photo of Audie Murphy

Audie Murphy

A family photo of Audie Murphy

Audie Murphy

Audie Murphy's film career

Audie Murphy

A family photo of Audie Murphy

Lieutenant Audie Murphy embraces his fiancé and soon-to-be wife, actress Wanda Hendrix, in their engagement announcement photo.