McHale's Navy - Season 2

ABC (ended 1966)




Episode Guide

  • A Da-Da for Christy
    Episode 36
    Christy’s Wife has arranged for Christy to hear his little Daughter’s first words, via ham radio, and complications arise, when McHale and The Boys try to catch the broadcast on a Japanese radio, captured during a raid.
  • 5/12/64
    The spoiled-brat playboy Son of Binghamton’s stateside employer pressures Binghamton into keeping him on, permanently, at Taratupa, and Binghamton joins forces with McHale and The Boys, in a plan to scare him away.
  • Marryin' Chuck
    Episode 34
    A priceless, antique tea pot – Stolen by the Japanese, from a Philippine museum, and mistaken for a cheap trinket, by Gruber – Winds up as a wedding present, for an Admiral’s Daughter, and McHale and The Boys must get it back.
  • 4/28/64
    Carpenter goes on a 'power trip', while in temporary command of the base, while Binghamton recuperates from a broken leg.
  • The McHale Mob
    Episode 32
    Urulu – Inspired by a gangster movie he’s recently seen – Refuses to sign the treaty allowing The Navy to use the island that McHale and his Crew call home. So, McHale and The Boys play their own gangster game, and, with the help of Binghamton, Carpenter, and even Admiral Rogers, try to get Urulu to change his mind.moreless
  • 4/14/64
    Parker has a premonition that Binghamton will be blown up in an air raid, and gets into big trouble when he tries to keep it from happening.
  • 4/7/64
    While on temporary assignment to Taratupa, a gold-bricking rock and roll star is captured by a Japanese patrol, and unintentionally helps McHale and The Boys take them prisoner.
  • Alias PT 73
    Episode 29
    Restricted to their base, McHale and The Boys must use a ‘stand-in’ for the 73, in order to help rebuild a native village, destroyed in a air raid.
  • Return of Big Frenchy
    The French crook cons Binghamton out of a load of Naval supplies, and, with Parker as an unwitting accomplice, makes his way back to New Caledonia, with McHale and The Boys hot on his trail.
  • Comrades of PT 73
    Episode 27
    When a Russian Navy Officer comes to Taratupa, for PT Boat training with the 73 Crew, McHale and The Boys must cook up a plan, to avoid spending the rest of the war in Murmansk.
  • Stars Over Taratupa
    Episode 26
    A famous Oscar-winning Director is coming to Taratupa to film a documentary on PT Boats and their crews, and McHale and The Boys scheme their way into starring in it.
  • The Novocain Mutiny
    Episode 25
    Fuji has a terrible toothache, and a plan to get him in to see the Dentist is complicated by the visit of the Fleet Medical Officer, who is cracking down on ‘malingerers’.
  • Babette Go Home
    Episode 24
    The Navy is negotiating for the purchase of a nearby island, for the construction of a new Supply Depot. But complications arise, when the lovely Daughter of the owner of the island stows away on the 73, so that she can be near Virgil.
  • Dear Diary
    Dear Diary
    Episode 23
    Binghamton thinks he’s got the goods on the McHale and the 73 Crew, when he gets hold of Parker’s diary – A detailed day-to-day journal of life on McHale’s island, including all of the shady activities of the guys.
  • Urulu's Paradise West
    Binghamton must make amends with Urulu, when he is ordered to purchase one of Urulu’s islands, as a site for a new radar station.
  • The Great Impersonation
    Due to his uncanny resemblance to an important British General, Parker is chosen for a special mission, as a decoy to divert the attention of assassins, in New Caledonia.
  • Evil-Eye Parker
    Episode 20
    The Captain prohibits a concert from going on because a U.S. senator is coming to visit to check on their efficiency.
  • 1/21/64
    McHale's men are split into two groups to oppose each other and try to win the affection of the nurses in their sarong competition.
  • The Balloon Goes Up
    Episode 18
    The Captain gets an offer to be transfered but first he must pay a $140,000 debt.
  • A Medal for Parker
    Episode 17

    Parker gets awarded a medal for something he wrote about in his war novel after the crew sends it to his girlfriend to impress her.

  • Creature from McHale's Lagoon
    The Captain kicks McHale and his men out of their quarters as he is on a mission to go pearl diving.
  • Orange Blossom for McHale
    The Captain has come up with another scheme to get rid of McHale - this time by getting McHale married to Kate O'Hara.
  • 12/17/63
    Tinker Bell is put on trial because he was accused of stealing by the Captain and it is not looking good for him.
  • A Letter for Fuji
    Episode 13
    Fuji, McHale's friendly Japanese friend has a letter he wants posted back to his girl at home.
  • The Happy Sleepwalker
    Happy Haines starts to sleepwalk so the Captain decides to relieve him of his duties.
  • 11/26/63
    McHale and the boys transport Binghamton to a staff meeting in New Caledonia, and, to keep them out of trouble, Binghamton confines them to the boat. But McHale grants the boys 3 hours unauthorized liberty, during which, they all get in trouble – Including McHale – And are thrown in jail. But their troubles double, when – During their incarceration – The 73 gets ‘borrowed'.moreless
  • 11/19/63
    Binghamton is stressed out, and long past due for a leave, and McHale and the boys have a special reason to make sure he gets one.
  • Scuttlebutt
    Episode 9
    Tinker's best girl dumps him for a fighter pilot, so, Gruber, and the rest of the Crew fabricate a tall rumor, to build Tinker up, in the eyes of his sweetheart.
  • Jolly Wally
    Episode 8
    Eager to have a well-known War Correspondent do a story on him, Binghamton makes Parker – Who is the Correspondent's childhood friend – The Base PR Officer. But Parker's ideas for good press turn out to be not so good.
  • Today I Am a Man!
    Episode 7
    Parker requests a transfer, when a cute blonde Nurse he's involved with unintentionally demoralizes him. So, McHale, The Crew, and the Nurse work out a plan to make him feel better about himself.
  • 10/22/63
    While trying to prevent McHale and the 73 Crew from putting on a show for the Taratupa personnel, Binghamton winds up in trouble along with McHale and the boys, and has to put on a show, himself, to help get them out of it.
  • 10/15/63
    McHale and The Crew are in hot water again, this time, over the mis-use of the 73. But Binghamton drops the charges, when he gets into a bit of hot water, himself, and needs help from McHale and the boys.
  • 10/8/63
    The boys need to get to New Caledonia, but Binghamton denies leave. He changes his mind, however, when he finds that Movie Star Rita Howard – On a brief layover at New Caledonia, and, of whom Admiral Rogers is a big fan – Has a ‘cousin' on Taratupa.
  • 10/1/63
    Parker is feeling somewhat depressed, after getting scared during a chase after a Japanese patrol boat, especially after Binghamton accuses him of cowardice. But Binghamton changes his mind, when Parker – During a test run, on the 73 – Spots a German U-Boat, and goes after it.
  • 9/24/63
    After laying some unusually harsh punishments on McHale and the 73 Crew, Binghamton mistakenly gets the impression that McHale and his men are out to kill him.
  • 9/17/63
    During a search for some stolen goods, while McHale and the 73 Crew are out on a recon mission, Binghamton catches Fuji, and holds him as a spy. McHale and the boys then cook up a complicated plan to spring him.