'The Fighting Sullivans' The last of Minnesota's "Fighting Sullivans" has passed away. Francis "Bill" Sullivan was 83 years old. The five Sullivan brothers from the Minneapolis area became famous for their service in World War II, from which they all returned alive. Another family of five Sullivan brothers from Iowa all died in the war. The movie, The Fighting Sullivans told the story of the two Sullivan families. Noah Adams talks with Michael Sullivan, son of Francis "Bill" Sullivan.