Parker is in Binghamton's dog house, again, but gets off the hook, when Leadbottom's niece – an anthropology student, on a brief stay at Taratupa – wants to keep Parker around as a study subject.moreless
Trouble ensues, when Parker - In an effort to get Binghamton to cancel his Court Martial - Pretends to be the Nephew of a visiting U.S. Senator.
When Binghamton gets advance notice that a certain Admiral is about to spring a surprise inspection on the base, he feigns illness, and appoints McHale as acting Base Commander, to take the heat.moreless
Parker is robbed of $62,000 – The entire payroll for the Taratupa Base – And McHale and The Boys must find the money, before Binghamton nabs them, for theft.