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Introduced Galactica Discovers Earth, Part I
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Role United States Air Force officer
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Portrayed by Richard Eastham
Cushing is a Cylon
Cushing is a Final Five Cylon
Cushing is a Human/Cylon Hybrid
Cushing is an Original Series Cylon
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Additional Information

General Cushing is the United States Air Force officer who reports to the President of the United States regarding the detection of Troy and Dillon's Vipers in 1980 CE.

Cushing subsequently launches fighters to intercept the Vipers, who subsequently turbo away leaving the interceptors befuddled (1980: "Galactica Discovers Earth, Part I").

Novelization depiction

In the novelization by Michael Resnick, this character is named General Tucker Wilson in a news clipping. His aide is Colonel Henry Becksworth Davies.[1]