Secrets of the Arsenal

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  • 2014
  • 1 Season
  • 8.6  (9)

This is a documentary series focusing on the origins and attributes of some of the unique artifacts that have shaped American history. It is hosted by a news reporter who explores each item. The series is unique in that it shines the spotlight on artifacts that are in usually unseen places such as museum vaults and private collections. The host then takes the viewer through the history of the object and what influence it had in American history.

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Seasons
Great Escapes
6. Great Escapes
January 20, 2015
Four stories highlighting great escapes; a monocular that helped save a stranded pilot; the rifle that helped a WWII hero cheat death; the hand-drawn map used to destroy SAM sites; and a Saint's medal that served as one scout pilot's lucky charm.
Behind Enemy LInes
5. Behind Enemy LInes
January 13, 2015
Four stories Behind Enemy Lines; goggles that shed light on the final mission of WWII; court documents detail a killer's last stand; a pistol signifies bravery for covert ops in Vietnam; a baseball signed by a ballplayer who became much more.
Courage Under Fire
4. Courage Under Fire
January 6, 2015
Four stories of Courage Under Fire; a symbol of luck saves Marines in Korea; a handheld weapon protects Europe during the Cold War; an instrument sends a ship off to its depths; and a letter helps write victory.
Heroes
3. Heroes
December 30, 2014
Four stories of heroism; A golden statue for Marines shooting a battle; The medal of honor for a daring train robbery; A General's plans that led the U.S. into WWII; and a piece of paper that spells death for Bonnie and Clyde.
Against All Odds
2. Against All Odds
December 23, 2014
Four stories against all odds; A hastily written note spells out Custer's final moments; A submarine that dared to take down a train; A battle-worn flag waved in ruthless betrayal; and a small town nobody that took the American West to the world.
Smoking Guns
1. Smoking Guns
December 16, 2014
Stories hinge on a smoking gun; a classic western gunfight; a stagecoach bandit wants revenge.
Description

This is a documentary series focusing on the origins and attributes of some of the unique artifacts that have shaped American history. It is hosted by a news reporter who explores each item.

The series is unique in that it shines the spotlight on artifacts that are in usually unseen places such as museum vaults and private collections. The host then takes the viewer through the history of the object and what influence it had in American history.Secrets of the Arsenal is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on December 16, 2014.

Where to Watch Secrets of the Arsenal

Secrets of the Arsenal is available for streaming on the AMERICAN HEROES CHANNEL website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Secrets of the Arsenal on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    December 16, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    8.6  (9)