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Al Gibson is a character in Baywatch.

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As Al only appears in the pilot episode, nothing much is known about him except he was a good friend of Mitch Buchannon and valuable member of the Baywatch Lifeguard team. He was forced into early retirement and died tragically whilst saving Mitch's son Hobie from drowning.


  • He was the first lifeguard to be killed during a rescue, though he wasn't officially on duty as he had retired and wasn't a regular cast member.
  • Richard Jaeckal later played Ben Edwards from Seasons 2-4.
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