G. Wood

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G. Wood
Born(1919-12-31)December 31, 1919
DiedJuly 24, 2000(2000-07-24) (aged 80)
OccupationTelevision actor

George Wood (December 31, 1919 – July 24, 2000) was an American film and television actor, usually billed as G. Wood.

Wood was born in Forrest City, Arkansas. He was one of four actors to appear in both the 1970 film M*A*S*H and the television series M*A*S*H (the other three being Timothy Brown, Corey Fischer and Gary Burghoff). In both the film and the television series, Wood played General Hammond. The character was dropped after the show's first season. He also played the psychiatrist in the film Harold and Maude.

Wood died of congestive heart failure in Macon, Georgia.


Year Title Role Notes
1970 MASH Brig. Gen. Hammond
1970 Brewster McCloud Det. Capt. Crandall
1971 Harold and Maude Psychiatrist
1974 Bank Shot Andrew Constable
1984 Tightrope Conventioneer

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