Combat Zone

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  • 2009
  • 1 Season
  • 6.8  (25)

Combat Zone is a documentary style reality show that gives viewers a behind the scene look at different battles and war operations. The show has soldiers and generals give their perspectives on battle experiences. We get a feel on how they went down to give a feeling that we were there on the battle field. They travel to various time periods and locations such as the Vietnam war, the war in Iraq, invading countries, rescue missions, and secret missions. War veterans do a great job of telling history how it happened.

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Patrol Boat Rescue
13. Patrol Boat Rescue
March 26, 2009
Viet Cong use the North Saigon River to stock up on arms and supplies. With strategy, planning and stealth, thirty US Navy crewmen on six small boats, out-manned and outgunned, fight and win a hard, fast battle.
Ambush at Lake Tharthar
12. Ambush at Lake Tharthar
March 19, 2009
A small US/Iraqi team working near Samara comes under a fierce attack. Out-manned and outgunned, their call for air support is answered by just two US choppers in the area. The pilots come under heavy enemy fire trying to rescue their troops.
Battle of Najaf
11. Battle of Najaf
March 12, 2009
The Imam Ali Shrine, a Shiite holy site, was off-limits to US and Iraqi coalition forces, but that didn't stop insurgents from holing up there. Marines had to fight hand-to-hand to take out arms and fighters hiding in the surrounding Wada al-Salam cemetery.
Hill 875
10. Hill 875
March 5, 2009
Up against the North Vietnamese Army dug in and concealed in the jungle, American paratroopers fought hard for a piece of high ground during the Battle of Dak To. Repeated attacks up the slopes brought them within almost 20 yards of the NVA, and just in reach of one of their last sure victories of the war.
Ambush in Hawijah
9. Ambush in Hawijah
February 26, 2009
Fort McHenry, the US Military's Forward Operating Base outside Hawijah, suffered intense attacks in Operation Iraqi Freedom. To protect the new Iraqi police, on August 7 the Army enters the town square ' and into a kill zone.
SLA Gunfight
8. SLA Gunfight
February 19, 2009
The Symbionese Liberation Army, the most wanted domestic terrorists in the US, followed their kidnapping of heiress Patty Hearst with a daring bank robbery. The shootout with the LAPD made TV viewers wonder: is Patty Hearst inside?
Triangle of Death
7. Triangle of Death
February 12, 2009
Free elections approach for Iraqis but south of Baghdad beheadings, executions, roadside bombs, robberies and chaos rule the area. US Marines will need courage and heroism to beat the enemy and make it safe for the election.
Battle of Tal Afar
6. Battle of Tal Afar
February 5, 2009
For centuries, the city of Tal Afar served as a trading post linking East and West. By 2005, Al-Qaeda's brutal reign turned it into a ghost town. In May, the US Army moves in to wipe them out, restoring Iraqi government control to the city.
Battle of Inchon
5. Battle of Inchon
January 29, 2009
Three months after Communist North Korea invaded the South, thousands of US Marines hit the beaches behind enemy lines and stage a fierce counterattack. Joined by Army infantry, in only two weeks they recaptured the South Korean capital of Seoul.
Battle of Hue
4. Battle of Hue
January 22, 2009
As the war explodes during the Tet Offensive, US Marines in the city of Hue quickly find themselves badly outnumbered by Communist forces. They must fight building to building to regain control of the city.
Invasion of Grenada
3. Invasion of Grenada
January 15, 2009
Marxist extremists seize control of Grenada's government and execute the Prime Minister. US forces plan Operation Urgent Fury in just four days. Hundreds descend on the island, hoping to save 800 American students caught in the crossfire.
Rescue in Panama
2. Rescue in Panama
January 8, 2009
Dictator Manuel Noriega ordered captors to kill American prisoner Kurt Muse if any rescue is attempted. Delta Force commandos sent in face danger - and disaster.
A Tight Spot
1. A Tight Spot
January 5, 2009
Eight Green Berets from US Army Special Forces go deep inside Iraq to gather info on a key Iraqi location when they are suddenly attacked. It's a harrowing encounter with sleek coordination between air and ground support.
Description

Combat Zone is a documentary style reality show that gives viewers a behind the scene look at different battles and war operations. The show has soldiers and generals give their perspectives on battle experiences. We get a feel on how they went down to give a feeling that we were there on the battle field. They travel to various time periods and locations such as the Vietnam war, the war in Iraq, invading countries, rescue missions, and secret missions. War veterans do a great job of telling history how it happened.

Combat Zone is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (13 episodes). The series first aired on January 5, 2009.

Where to Watch Combat Zone

Combat Zone is available for streaming on the Military Channel website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Combat Zone on demand at Amazon.

  • Premiere Date
    January 5, 2009
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (25)