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Last Episode11x16 Goodbye, Farewell and Amen Aired: Feb. 28, 1983
The final days have finally arrived for the 4077th. In the passing days we find Charles as a conductor for a musical group of Chinese prisoners, … [continue reading]
Series Fun Facts
- Lt. Col. Blake's daughter's names were Molly and Jane, and his son's name was Andy. Molly was seen in a home movie, and Jane and Andy spoke with Blake by telephone, in different episodes.
- Hawkeye's father, Daniel Pierce, is also a doctor, and practices in Crabapple Cove, Maine, Hawkeye's home town.
- Goof (continuity error): In early episodes, Margaret's father is deceased. However, later in the series her father "Howitzer Al Houlihan" actually visits the 4077.