Burghoff

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Good Bye, Radar
... As the title of the episode implies, these were the final two episodes to feature Gary Burghoff in his role as Corporal Radar O'Reilly ... seven’s finale, but CBS and the producers convinced Burghoff to return for the beginning of season eight ... To make up for his imminent departure, Burghoff received a special credit in the show's opening immediately following William Christopher's, which read “also ...
M*A*S*H (TV series) - Characters - Notable Actors and Actor Information
... over to the series, only four actors appeared in both Gary Burghoff (Radar O'Reilly) and G ... Gary Burghoff's left hand is slightly deformed, with three smaller than normal fingers and slight syndactyly between the fourth and fifth digits, and he took great pains to hide or de-emphas ... Burghoff later commented that his (Radar's) deformity would have made it impossible for him to be involved in active service ...