McGarrett hunts for a local boy whose life he turned around but who got into trouble again after he joined the Navy.
Did You Know?
Sportscaster Al Michaels (25 years old) appears as lawyer Dave Bronstein in his first and only acting credit where he is on screen and not playing himself or a parody of himself. He became the play-by-play broadcaster for the Honolulu Islanders of the Pacific Coast League in 1968 before moving on to the Cincinnati Reds in 1971. See more
The term AWOL (absent without leave) is used throughout this episode. That term is generally used in the Army. Since John Mala is in the Navy, the term unauthorized absence (UA) would be used. See more
Det. Steve McGarrett
[Trying to get John to surrender
John... I'm not a mountain goat!