The Removal Men

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"The Removal Men"
The Avengers episode
Episode no. Season 2
Episode 6
Directed by Don Leaver
Written by Roger Marshall
Jeremy Scott
Produced by Leonard White
Featured music Laurie Johnson
John Dankworth (theme)
Production code 2-6
Original air date 3 November 1962 (1962-11-03)
Guest appearance(s)
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The Removal Men is the sixth episode of the second series of the 1960s cult British spy-fi television series The Avengers, starring Patrick Macnee and Julie Stevens. It originally aired on ABC on 3 November 1962. The episode was directed by Don Leaver and written by Roger Marshall and Jeremy Scott.[1]


Steed goes undercover to infiltrate a gang of Mafia assassins based in France.[2][3]


Julie Stevens sings "An Occasional Man" by Ralph Blane and Hugh Martin, accompanied by the Dave Lee Trio. The trio also perform a tune Lee stated he "made up in the studio"[4] for the episode.



  1. ^ Rogers, Dave (25 April 1983). The Avengers. ITV Books in association with Michael Joseph. Retrieved 10 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "The Removal Men". The Avengers Forever!. Retrieved 3 May 2012. 
  3. ^ "Rancho Cucamonga tree removal".  Thursday, 23 March 2017
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