Baa Baa Black Sheep (renamed Black Sheep Squadron for the second season) is an American television series that aired on NBC from 23 September 1976 until 06 April 1978. It was part period military drama, part comedy.
Its original premise was based on the experiences of United States Marine Corps aviator Greg Boyington and his World War II “Black Sheep Squadron”.
After their runway is damaged by rain and Japanese bombing runs, the squadron has to trick a Navy Seabee unit into building them a new one by promising them a USO show.
Black Sheep Squadron Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 23 March 1978.
- Running time: 60 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: NR/PG.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.