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McHale's Navy Actor Dies

McHale's Navy Actor Bob Hastings Dies

Originally posted 07/02/2014 10:20AM

Robert "Bob" Francis Hastings, Sr., best known for portraying "yes man" Lt. Elroy Carpenter on the popular 1960s sitcom McHale's Navy, has died. He was 89 and had battled prostate cancer for 15 years.

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