|This article is a stub. You can help Erfwiki by .|
"I'll stick with gin, champagne is just ginger ale that knows someone."
First Appearance: LIAB 53
Real World References
With his surgical scrubs, homemade healing potion martini, name, and gallows humor he is a clear reference to Benjamin "Hawkeye" Pierce from M*A*S*H, a series which revolved around medical personnel in the midst of a war that seemed like it would never end. Also within the series characters are sometimes referred to as "bucking for a section 8" a Section 8 is a discharge from military service by reason of insanity.