Ensign Charles Parker - Newly assigned to the 73 Crew, as Executive Officer - Is Binghamton's last hope to tame McHale and his 'pirates'. Though Parker is unwelcome, at first, McHale sees potential in the young Officer, and orders his Crew to shape up, so that Parker won't be shipped out.
David C. Bohn
Did You Know?
Although Joe Flynn's character is listed as "Captain Wallace B. Binghamton", his character's name in this episode is clearly "R.F. Binghamton", as evidenced by the sign at the entrance to his Quonset hut office. See more
Throughout the series, Joe Flynn's character was named "Captain Wallace B. Binghamton." In the pilot, the sign on his office identified him as "Captain R. F. Binghamton." See more
In the opening credit music can be heard the telegrapher's laugh, HI HI, in Morse code, sounding like "didididit didit, didididit didit." See more