Mail Call (2007): Special 04 – The Best of Season 01


Mail Call was a television program that aired on the History Channel. It was hosted by R. Lee Ermey, a retired United States Marine Corps staff sergeant and honorary gunnery sergeant, answering viewers’ questions about military technology.

The show debuted on 04 August 2002 as part of the “Fighting Fridays” lineup. Most episodes were 30 minutes, but at some point episodes became 60 minutes.


Includes: 2: Knight’s Armour to Land Mines, 3: Body Armor to WWI Pilots, 4: Cannoneers to Clearing Minefields, 11: Grenades to Tunnel Rats, 14: Grenade Launchers to Jet Packs, 23: Bazookas to the 21 Gun Salute, 25: Coast Guard Ships to WWII V-Mail, Gunny’s Deal of the Day, Launch Promos from the “Larger Than Life” Campaign for Mail Call’s Debut Season plus R. Lee Ermey’s Biography and Filmography.

Mail Call Series

You can find a full index and overview of Mail Call here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 01 July 2007.
  • Rating: TV-PG.
  • Running Time:
    • 30 or 60 minutes (per episode with adverts).
    • 25 or 45 minutes (per episode without adverts).
    • 98 episodes at 30/25 minutes.
    • 18 episodes at 60/45 minutes.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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