Battlefield Detectives

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  • 2003
  • 4 Seasons
  • 7.7  (86)

"Battlefield Detectives" is a documentary television show about famous battles. The show focused on the battlefield rather than the actual battle. Using modern science the show told a story on how the battles were won or lost. Some of the battles on the show were Custer at Little Bighorn, Civil War: Battle of Antietam, Battle of the Bulge, and the Siege of Alesia. The show approaches the topic with a new fresh point of view, illustrating a story from the past using modern science. The show premiered on the History channel from 2003-2006. The show aired 32 episodes over four seasons. The show was canceled in 2006 during the fourth season after two episodes. In 2003 "Battlefield Detectives" was also made into a 256 page book which was illustrated by David Wason. The History Channel still plays re-runs of the show from time to time.

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In August 1877, a detachment of the US 7th Infantry attacked a sleeping camp of Nez Perce Indians in the remote mountains of southwest Montana.
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"Battlefield Detectives" is a documentary television show about famous battles. The show focused on the battlefield rather than the actual battle. Using modern science the show told a story on how the battles were won or lost. Some of the battles on the show were Custer at Little Bighorn, Civil War: Battle of Antietam, Battle of the Bulge, and the Siege of Alesia. The show approaches the topic with a new fresh point of view, illustrating a story from the past using modern science.

The show premiered on the History channel from 2003-2006. The show aired 32 episodes over four seasons. The show was canceled in 2006 during the fourth season after two episodes. In 2003 "Battlefield Detectives" was also made into a 256 page book which was illustrated by David Wason. The History Channel still plays re-runs of the show from time to time.

Battlefield Detectives is a series that is currently running and has 4 seasons (25 episodes). The series first aired on November 8, 2003.

Where to Watch Battlefield Detectives

Battlefield Detectives is available for streaming on the History website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Battlefield Detectives on demand at Amazon Prime and History Vault.

  • Premiere Date
    November 8, 2003
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (86)