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”.
Boyle gets shot down and comes under the protection of a coastwatcher from England. The squadron races against time to rescue him before he’s captured by the Japanese.
Black Sheep Squadron Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 06 April 1978.
- Running time: 60 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: NR/PG.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.