Fielden Edward Faulkner II (born in Lexington, Kentucky) is an American film and television character actor. He is most known for his roles in John Wayne films, including Hellfighters, The Green Berets, Rio Lobo, McLintock! And The Undefeated. He also played small roles on other films and TV series including Dragnet and The Tim Conway Show. Before becoming an actor, Faulkner served in the United States Air Force for 2 years as a fighter pilot, eventually leaving the service ranked First Lieutenant.