M*A*S*H: Season 8

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 17
1979

Too Many Cooks

A clumsy foot soldier, ‘Look out below’ Conway, finds the quickest way to the crew’s heart, boosting morale at the 4077th by cooking gourmet delights. Only Co…

2 Sep 24
1979

Are You Now, Margaret?

A Congressional aide, Williamson, visits the 4077th on a supposedly routine fact-finding tour, but it’s discovered that his motives are far deeper – too uncover Mar…

3 Oct 01
1979

Guerilla My Dreams

The arrival of a wounded Korean woman sparks a conflict at the 4077th: Hawkeye wants to heal her, but a steely ROK officer, Lt. Park, is more anxious…

4 Oct 08
1979

Good-Bye Radar (Part 1)

On leave in Tokyo, Radar is desperately needed back at the crisis-stricken 4077th, but his return is delayed by outside events. While casualties continue to pour in from the fr…

5 Oct 15
1979

Good-Bye Radar (Part 2)

As company clerk Radar O’Reilly reluctantly prepares to depart the 4077th, the unit is still without electricity due to a broken generator, and the operating room continu…

6 Oct 22
1979

Period of Adjustment

Klinger and BJ both have Radar related woes, causing them to go on a drinking binge. A drunken BJ becomes violent with Hawkeye.

7 Oct 29
1979

Nurse Doctor

A beautiful and ambitious young nurse, Harris, who plans to become a doctor when she leaves the Army, finds herself in a misunderstanding with Father Mulcahy. Meanwhile, the ca…

8 Nov 05
1979

Private Finance

A South Korean Woman misinterprets Klinger’s motives when he tries to aid her daughter financially. Meanwhile, Hawkeye wrestles with his conscience over a promise made to…

9 Nov 12
1979

Mr. and Mrs. Who?

Charles returns to the 4077th after a trip to Tokyo with an uncharacteristic hangover and the uneasy feeling of a romantic entanglement. Meanwhile, the hospital struggles to fi…

10 Nov 19
1979

The Yalu Brick Road

Hawkeye and BJ lose their way while rushing urgently needed antibiotics to the 4077th, which is wracked with low-mileage Thanksgiving turkey-induced salmonella. Wandering back…

11 Nov 26
1979

Life Time

Hawkeye and BJ race against the clock to save a soldier from paralysis. BJ harvesting an aorta from a dead soldier doesn’t sit well with the soldier’s friend.

12 Dec 03
1979

Dear Uncle Abdul

Klinger discovers that his duties as company clerk include catering to the eccentric whims of the 4077th officers. Consequently, the unusual demands by Klinger’s superior…

13 Dec 10
1979

Captain's Outrageous

A brawl at Rosie’s Bar puts Rosie in the hospital, and the 4077th doctors are pressed into service as temporary saloon-keepers. Meanwhile, Father Mulcahy is apprehensive…

14 Dec 17
1979

Stars and Stripes

Friction arises between B.J. and Winchester when they are asked to write an article for a prestigious medical journal, on how they saved a soldier’s life with a daring op…

15 Dec 31
1979

Yessir, That's Our Baby

A baby born to a Korean woman and an American GI is abandoned at the 4077th. Knowing that Amer-Asian children are often mistreated in Korean society, the troop sets about the f…

16 Jan 07
1980

Bottle Fatigue

Horrified by the gigantic size of his monthly bar tab at the officer’s club, Hawkeye vows to give up booze for a week. Meanwhile, Winchester desperately tries to halt his…

17 Jan 14
1980

Heal Thyself

Colonel Potter turns crotchety when he catches the mumps, and his condition is worsened when Winchester gets the same disease and has to be quarantined with him. A temporary re…

18 Jan 21
1980

Old Soldiers

Hawkeye is appointed temporary commander of the 4077th when Colonel Potter rushes off to Tokyo on a mysterious mission. While in command, Hawkeye’s main problem is housin…

19 Jan 28
1980

Morale Victory

Tired of their constant complaints about the quality of recreational activities at the 4077th, Colonel Potter appoints Hawkeye and B.J. as the new morale officers. Winchester&#…

20 Feb 04
1980

Lend a Hand

Irritated that the 4077th is planning a “surprise” party for him, Hawkeye volunteers to go to the aid of a wounded surgeon at the front. An additional irritant to H…

21 Feb 11
1980

Goodbye, Cruel World

Klinger redecorates his quarters, but the resultant ridicule he receives drives him to new heights in his efforts to get out of the Army. Meanwhile, the doctors are perplexed b…

22 Feb 18
1980

Dreams

The 4077th can’t escape the Korean War, even in its dreams. Exhausted after two days without sleep, members of the 4077th steal away for catnaps and experience dreams tha…

23 Mar 03
1980

War Co-Respondent

B.J. finds himself attracted to a famous war correspondent, Aggie O’Shea, who has fallen in love with him.

24 Mar 10
1980

Back Pay

Angered by the way civilian doctors in the States are profiting from the war, Hawkeye presents the Army with a bill for his medical services. Meanwhile, Charles reluctantly dem…

25 Mar 24
1980

April Fools

A no-nonsense Colonel, who is notorious as a hard-nosed disciplinarian, visits the 4077th during an outbreak of April Fools’ Day pranksterism. Colonel Potter tries in vai…

About M*A*S*H

The 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital is stuck in the middle of the Korean war. With little help from the circumstances they find themselves in, they are forced to make their own fun. Fond of practical jokes and revenge, the doctors, nurses, administrators, and soldiers often find ways of making wartime life bearable.

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