RIP Harry Morgan

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Conagher, Dec 7, 2011.

  1. Conagher

    Conagher Dark Custom Rider Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Harry Morgan the actor that portrayed Col. Sherman Potter on MASH has died at the age of 96 today.

    RIP Harry. You were a great actor, but now you can ride off into the sunset.
  2. Falcon15

    Falcon15 Falco Peregrinus

    RIP, Harry, you were loved in the may roles you played. I will always remember you as Sherman T. Potter. I am saddened.
  3. Tracy

    Tracy Insatiably Curious Moderator Founding Member

    I loved his Potter character!
  4. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    It was always Potter, part of his contracts no matter the role. Loved the character, loved the delivery.
  5. weegrannymush

    weegrannymush Monkey+

    He was terrific in that role.

    R.I.P. gave us many hours of pleasure, fun and laughter.
  6. Falcon15

    Falcon15 Falco Peregrinus

  7. Falcon15

    Falcon15 Falco Peregrinus

  8. dewme5

    dewme5 Monkey+

    Just watched "Snowball Express" a couple days ago, and have always loved MASH.
  9. Capt. Tyree

    Capt. Tyree Hawkeye

    Remember "The Shootist"?

    I remember his role as the town marshal or police chief, character named Boudreaux I believe, in John Wayne's last movie "The Shootist". He wore an over-large 10-gallon hat and played comic relief and foil to the Duke's cancer-stricken character, aging gunfighter J.B. Books.
  10. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

    It seems like the passing of an era

    I like Harry Morgan as an actor, whether it be a Colonel Sherman Potter, trying to hold his unit together through tough times, or whether as a two bit punk criminal....he did it with style. The world is somewhat poorer for his passing. Vale Henry.
  11. beast

    beast backwoodsman

    i remember him from "Dragnet"
    loved him there and always made sure to watch
    anything with his name on it

    via con dios amigo, you will be missed
  12. VHestin

    VHestin Farm Chick

    Awww man...and 96? Wow....good for him!
  13. Conagher

    Conagher Dark Custom Rider Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Harry was an awesome actor no matter what role he was given.

    He will be sorely missed for sure.

    I still love watching the MASH reruns for all the laughs and stories of each episode.
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