China Beach Season 2
S02 E01Nov 30, 1988
Lost and Found (1) Nov 30, 1988 Lila takes over command of China Beach and orders KC off the base. McMurphy finally lets herself admit how much she cares for Natch when she receives some disturbing news about him. Wayloo Marie Holmes, former Saigon weather girl, arrives at China Beach to handle her first journalism assignment, extolling the recreational facilities at the base.
S02 E02Dec 7, 1988
Lost and Found (2) Dec 7, 1988 Wayloo Marie becomes a casualty as she shoots her assignment. Frankie Bunsen arrives for temporary duty. McMurphy finds a badly injured Dodger.
S02 E03Dec 14, 1988
Limbo Dec 14, 1988 McMurphy continues her vigil by Dodger's bedside as he stays in a coma. KC agrees to get Boonie some black market penicillin for a native hospital in exchange for his help in building her a beauty salon on base.
S02 E04Dec 21, 1988
X-Mas Chnbch VN '67 Dec 21, 1988 Christmas '67 brings a steady supply of casualties and a crazed Santa to China Beach.
S02 E05Jan 4, 1989
Women in White Jan 4, 1989 McMurphy fights jealousy, envy and fear when a confident woman doctor comes in from the States and takes over Dr. Richard and Dodger's case. Wayloo Marie tries to win a position as a armed forces tv reporter with a report on the war from a woman's point of view. Frankie debuts as a disk jockey
S02 E06Jan 11, 1989
All About E.E.V. Jan 11, 1989 A dashing lieutenant colonel parachutes into China Beach for some R&R and disrupts the lives of Lila, KC and Wayloo Marie. Dr. Richard and McMurphy play a game of sexual brinksmanship. Frankie falls for a GI who thinks he's Chuck Berry.
S02 E07Jan 25, 1989
Tet '68 Jan 25, 1989 Wayloo Marie tries to keep reporting, McMurphy and KC are trapped in an officer's restroom, Beckett is held prisoner by Mai's brother and Dr. Richard and the wounded Dodger prepare to defend the hospital during the fierce fighting of the 1968 Tet offensive. Cherry comforts another Red Cross volunteer at a firebase.
S02 E08Feb 1, 1989
Cherry Feb 1, 1989 Wayloo Marie becomes intimidated by the war as its reality sinks in following Cherry's death. McMurphy tries to fight the bureaucracy to keep Dodger from going to Japan for more medical help. KC fights her heroin habit as she tries to locate Cherry's brother and prepares to accompany her body home to Iowa for burial.
S02 E09Feb 8, 1989
Crossing the Great Water Feb 8, 1989 Dr. Richard throws himself into helping a Vietnamese orphanage when his wife Beth Ann serves him with divorce papers. McMurphy tries to reconcile Dodger and herself to his uncertain future after his stay in Japan.
S02 E10Mar 1, 1989
Psywars Mar 1, 1989 An Army psychiatrist visits the Five and Dime and touches off McMurphy's inability to deal with Natch's death. Wayloo Marie learns something about Boonie's past service in Vietnam.
S02 E11Mar 8, 1989
Where the Boys Are Mar 8, 1989 As McMurphy's enforced R&R continues with the help of an 18-year-old medic, Boonie tries to recreate a combination spring beach frolic and senior prom. KC warns Boonie that Wayloo Marie has learned part of his story. A chopper pilot shows Frankie that joys of flying.
S02 E12Mar 15, 1989
Vets Mar 15, 1989 The accounts of life in Vietnam by real vets are intercut with scenes from old episodes showing how closely the show has mirrored reality.
S02 E13Mar 22, 1989
Twilight Mar 22, 1989 Wayloo Marie's digging results in a medal ceremony for Boonie and an unwelcome investigation into his lost jungle patrol. McMurphy sees Dodger again as he prepares to go back into action. Frankie befriends a captured deserter.
S02 E14Apr 5, 1989
After Burner Apr 5, 1989 McMurphy goes through the emotional wringer when Natch Austen returns to China Beach after six months as an MIA. Lila cares for the ""pet"" of a wounded G.I. Boonie and KC have trouble with the on-the-make hustler who's now in command of the Jet Set.
S02 E15Apr 12, 1989
Promised Land Apr 12, 1989 Beckett faces going home when his tour ends in April 1968, as the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr polarizes black-white relations in the nation and at China Beach.
S02 E16Apr 26, 1989
The World (1) Apr 26, 1989 Wayloo Marie prepares to return the world and a new job at BBC news. She's unexpectedly joined by McMurphy, who's returning to her unsettled family in Kansas following her father's heart attack.
S02 E17May 3, 1989
The World (2) May 3, 1989 McMurphy reassesses her life as she tries to decide whether or not to return to Vietnam following her father's death.