Jock Mahoney and Lloyd both served in the Marines, Jock in WW2 and Lloyd in Korea. They met at Film Industry Workshops inside Studio City’s CBS, Jock was a stunt instructor and Lloyd a student. Jock was a pilot at the time and encouraged Lloyd to follow his childhood dream to become a pilot. The two became lifelong friends and eventually flew planes together. Jock was an American actor/stuntman.