Combat!

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Combat!
Combat!-Cast.jpg
Premiere October 2, 1962
Finale March 14, 1967
Creator Robert Pirosh (developer)
Network ABC
Style 60-minute military drama
Company Selmur Productions
Distributor ABC Films (1967–1973)
Worldvision Enterprises (1973–1999)
Paramount Domestic Television (1999–2006)
CBS Paramount Television (2006–2007)
CBS Television Distribution (2007– )
Seasons 5
Episodes 152
Origin USA

Combat! is a military drama that aired on ABC. The exclamation point in Combat! was a stylized bayonet.

The show covered the grim lives of a squad of American soldiers fighting the Germans in France during World War II.

Contents

Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Vic Morrow Sgt. Chip Saunders 1 2 3 4 5
Rick Jason Lt. Gil Hanley 1 2 3 4 5
Supporting/Recurring Cast
Shecky Greene Pvt. Braddock 1
Jack Hogan Pvt. William G. Kirby 1 2 3 4 5
Steven Rogers Doc 1
Conlan Carter 2 3 4 5
Pierre Jalbert Pvt. Paul "Caje" Lemay 1 2 3 4 5
Dick Peabody Pvt. Littlejohn 1 2 3 4 5
Tom Lowell Pvt. Billy Nelson 1 2
William Bryant McCall 5

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
ABC
Season One October 2, 1962 May 14, 1963 32
Season Two September 17, 1963 April 21, 1964 32
Season Three September 15, 1964 April 27, 1965 32
Season Four September 14, 1965 April 12, 1966 31
Season Five September 13, 1966 March 14, 1967 25

In-Depth

DVD Releases

Title Release Date #
Complete Series
The Complete Series December 6, 2005 40


Season Sets
Season 1: Campaign 1 July 20, 2004 4


Season 1: Campaign 2 July 20, 2004 4


Season 2: Mission 1 November 30, 2004 4


Season 2: Mission 2 November 30, 2004 4


Season 3: Operation 1 March 29, 2005 4


Season 3: Operation 2 March 29, 2005 4


Season 4: Conflict 1 May 24, 2005 4


Season 4: Conflict 2 May 24, 2005 4


Season 5: Invasion 1 August 30, 2005 4


Season 5: Invasion 2 August 30, 2005 4


External Sites