Combat! is an American television drama series that originally aired on ABC from 1962 until 1967. The exclamation point in Combat! was depicted on-screen as a stylised bayonet. The show covered the grim lives of a squad of American soldiers fighting the Germans in France during World War II.
Lieutenant Hanley must flush out a Nazi spy among the soldiers he is leading on a dangerous intelligence mission, before the German sabotages the plan. Hanley’s thrust into the unfamiliar leadership role when the G-2 Captain heading the mission is accidentally shot by another infantry unit, who are hunting a deadly hauptmann who speaks perfect English. Because it is a top secret infiltration of a German planning HQ, none of the MI men know each other, nor does the novice Hanley know them. Another suspect wanders into the mission’s rendezvous point, an Army minefield specialist…
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 24 November 1964.
- Rating: Unknown.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.