Battlefield Detectives (2005): S03E09 – Pointe du Hoc


Introduction

Battlefield Detectives is a forensic documentary television series that aired on the History Channel from 2003 to 2006.

The series explores famous battles focusing on the battlefield itself, and tell its story based on recent scientific research. It uses modern science to examine how the battles were won or lost.

Outline

The June 6, 1944, D-Day mission to capture the German-held Pointe du Hoc is recalled. US Army Rangers scaled cliffs under heavy gunfire in order to take out a German gun battery.

Battlefield Detectives Series

You can find a full index and overview of Battlefield Detectives here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 26 December 2005.
  • Rating: Unknown.
  • Running Time: 60 minutes.
  • Country: UK and US.
  • Language: English.

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