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, Caje, Kirby, and Private Banning are sent behind German lines to find an American intelligence officer, Captain Thorpe, who has important intelligence to get back to American G2. A German spy masquerades as a downed American flyer, Lieutenant Asher, with the intention of infiltrating and destroying the local French underground. He bails out of his American Mustang, but instead of getting picked up by the French underground, he is met by Hanley and his men. Asher initially feigns a sprained ankle and wants to wait for the French instead of going with Hanley. Then he …
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 04 January 1966.
- Rating: Unknown.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.