Johnny Doughboy (1942): Musical Starring Jane Withers

In this musical, Jane Withers (later better known as Josephine the Plumber in TV commercials) stars as a stagestruck adolescent, who runs away from home and gets into showbiz entertaining the troops as part of the Hollywood Victory Caravan.

Other child stars in the cast include Baby Sandy, Bobby Breen, and Spanky McFarland.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Scoring of Musical: Walter Scharf

Oscar Context:

The winners of the Scoring Oscar were Ray Heindorf and Heinz Roemheld for Yankee Doodle Dandy