McHale's Navy 1962-1966 The misadventures of a misfit PT Boat crew during World War II. Lt. Commander Quinton McHale (Ernest Borgnine), Captain Wallace B. Binghamton (Joe Flynn), Ensign Charles Parker (Tim Conway), Lester Gruber (Carl Ballantine), George Christopher (Gary Vinson), 'Tinker' Bell (Billy Sands), Virgil Edwards (Edson Stroll), Willy Moss (John Wright), Fuji Kobiaji (Yoshio Yoda)
Academy Award winning actor Ernest Borgnine was born today 1-24 in 1917. He worked in TV a well as films and stage. Some of his many credits include From Here To Eternity, Marty, Vera Cruz, Poseidon Adventure, The Dirty Dozen, Ice Station Zebra, The Wild Bunch, McHale's Navy, Airwolf and The Single Guy. He passed in 2012.