The BEST Episodes of F Troop

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 23, 2020

Network: ABC (US)

The end of the Civil War was near when quite accidentally, A hero who sneezed abruptly seized retreat and reversed it to victory; His medal of honor pleased and thrilled his proud little family group. While pinning it on some blood was spilled and so it was planned he'd command F Troop! Where Indian fights are colorful sights and nobody takes a lickin' When pale-face and red-skin both turn chicken; When drilling and fighting get them down they know their morale can't droop. As long as they all relax in town, before they resume with a bang and a boom, F Troop!

A Fort's Best Friend is Not a Mother

#1 - A Fort's Best Friend is Not a Mother

Season 1 - Episode 31 - Aired Apr 19, 1966

Wilton's mother comes to visit and tries to tell him how to run the fort.

star 9.00
4 votes
Directors: Seymour Robbie
Writers: Ed James, Seaman Jacobs
The 86 Proof Spring

#2 - The 86 Proof Spring

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 14, 1965

Parmenter searches for the Hekawis' whiskey supply, unaware that it is hidden at Fort Courage.

star 8.67
9 votes
Directors: Charles Rondeau
Writers: Fred S. Fox, Iz Elinson
Lieutenant O'Rourke, Front and Center

#3 - Lieutenant O'Rourke, Front and Center

Season 1 - Episode 32 - Aired Apr 26, 1966

O'Rourke enterprises is in trouble when O'Rourke gets promoted to officer.

star 8.67
6 votes
Directors: David Alexander
Writers: Arthur Julian
Honest Injun

#4 - Honest Injun

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 30, 1965

A con man muscles his way into O'Rourke Enterprises by selling worthless land as potential gold mines.

star 8.60
10 votes
Directors: Charles Rondeau
Writers: Ed James, Seaman Jacobs
Play, Gypsy, Play

#5 - Play, Gypsy, Play

Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Mar 1, 1966

Gypsies come and invade Fort Courage.

star 8.60
5 votes
Directors: Gene Reynolds
Writers: Arthur Julian
A Gift From the Chief

#6 - A Gift From the Chief

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 23, 1965

Parmenter accidentally saves Wild Eagle's life, and receives a baby as a reward.

star 8.50
14 votes
Directors: Charles Rondeau
Writers: Al Gordon, Hal Goldman
Wrongo Starr and the Lady in Black

#7 - Wrongo Starr and the Lady in Black

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Jan 11, 1966

A famous jinx comes to town and meets a widow whose four husbands have all died mysteriously.

star 8.43
7 votes
Writers: Howard Merrill, Stan Dreben
Indian Fever

#8 - Indian Fever

Season 1 - Episode 29 - Aired Apr 5, 1966

Agarn thinks he is crazy when he is the only one to see an Indian.

star 8.40
5 votes
Directors: Gene Reynolds
Writers: Arthur Julian
O'Rourke vs. O'Reilly

#9 - O'Rourke vs. O'Reilly

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 7, 1965

A beautiful woman almost drives O'Rourke Enterprises out of business when she opens a saloon across the street.

star 8.38
13 votes
Directors: Leslie Goodwins
Writers: Arthur Julian
Captain Parmenter, One Man Army

#10 - Captain Parmenter, One Man Army

Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Mar 15, 1966

The men learn that they are not legally enlisted so they leave and Wilton is forced to man the fort alone.

star 8.33
6 votes
Directors: Charles Rondeau
Writers: Howard Merrill, Stan Dreben
The Girl From Philadelphia

#11 - The Girl From Philadelphia

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 26, 1965

Wilton's old girlfriend comes to vie for his affection and to persuade him to return to the East.

star 8.26
19 votes
Directors: Charles Rondeau
Writers: Arthur Julian
Me Heap Big Injun

#12 - Me Heap Big Injun

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 9, 1965

Agarn leaves the troop to become an Indian, and turns out to be a better Indian than the entire Hekawi tribe.

star 8.26
19 votes
Writers: Arthur Julian
Dirge for the Scourge

#13 - Dirge for the Scourge

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 19, 1965

Sam Urp, scourge of the west, comes to Fort Courage for a showdown with Parmenter, the Scourge of the West.

star 8.26
23 votes
Directors: Leslie Goodwins
Writers: Ed James, Seaman Jacobs
She's Only a Build in a Girdled Cage

#14 - She's Only a Build in a Girdled Cage

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 16, 1965

Dobbs' mother is coming but everyone thinks it is Laura Lee, a dance hall singer to entertain the men.

star 8.23
13 votes
Directors: Leslie Goodwins
Writers: Larry Markes, Michael Morris
Go For Broke

#15 - Go For Broke

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Jan 25, 1966

Jane's cousin, an inventor, helps Parmenter win a poker game to replace the pension funds lost by O'Rourke.

star 8.22
9 votes
Directors: Seymour Robbie
Writers: Howard Merrill, Stan Dreben
Old Ironpants

#16 - Old Ironpants

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 2, 1965

O'Rourke Enterprise's tries mail order brides while Parmenter is away at command school.

star 8.21
19 votes
Writers: Arthur Julian
The New I.G.

#17 - The New I.G.

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Feb 8, 1966

The new Inspector General plots to wipe out the Hekawis with a rifle he has invented.

star 8.17
6 votes
Directors: Charles Rondeau
Writers: Arthur Julian
The Day the Indians Won

#18 - The Day the Indians Won

Season 1 - Episode 33 - Aired May 3, 1966

The peaceable Hekawis are ordered to go on the warpath by the Council of Indian Nations.

star 8.17
6 votes
Directors: David Alexander
Writers: Ed James, Seaman Jacobs
Don't Ever Speak to Me Again

#19 - Don't Ever Speak to Me Again

Season 1 - Episode 27 - Aired Mar 22, 1966

Just before the troop is to be cited for high morale, a fight breaks out.

star 8.14
7 votes
Writers: Arthur Julian
Here Comes the Tribe

#20 - Here Comes the Tribe

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 21, 1965

The Chief's daughter is kidnapped by a brave from another tribe looking for a wife, and the troop comes to the rescue.

star 8.00
13 votes
Writers: Ed James, Seaman Jacobs
El Diablo

#21 - El Diablo

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Jan 18, 1966

Agarn's look-a-like Mexican bandit cousin comes to town, and the Corporal must capture him to clear his name.

star 8.00
7 votes
Directors: Seymour Robbie
Writers: Arthur Julian
The Courtship of Wrangler Jane

#22 - The Courtship of Wrangler Jane

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Feb 22, 1966

O'Rourke, figuring his operations will be more profitable with Wilton away, plays cupid for Wilton and Jane.

star 8.00
5 votes
Directors: Gene Reynolds
Writers: Arthur Julian
Reunion for O'Rourke

#23 - Reunion for O'Rourke

Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Mar 8, 1966

Agarn arranges a celebration of O'Rourke's 25 years of service in the Army.

star 8.00
8 votes
Writers: Ed James, Seaman Jacobs
Will the Real Captain Try to Stand Up?

#24 - Will the Real Captain Try to Stand Up?

Season 1 - Episode 34 - Aired May 10, 1966

The town drunk poses as Captain to impress his visiting daughter.

star 8.00
5 votes
Writers: Fred S. Fox, Irving Elinson
Spy, Counterspy, Counter Counterspy

#25 - Spy, Counterspy, Counter Counterspy

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Feb 15, 1966

Agarn is chosen to test a bullet proof vest, but it is stolen when Fort Courage in infiltrated by spies.

star 7.89
9 votes
Writers: Howard Merrill, Stan Dreben