Mail Call

Sunday 10:00 PM on The History Channel Premiered Aug 04, 2002 In Season


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  • Episode 56

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    R. Lee Ermey does some fancy footwork, fencing his way through the gear of the French Musketeers and sizes up two of the greatest fighter planes of WW2 - the American F6F Hellcat and the Japanese A6M Zero.moreless
  • Marine Corps Marksmanship; The BAT; Maritime Safety & Security Teams

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    S 5 : Ep 6 - 8/8/04

    R. Lee Ermey, who played the sergeant in Full Metal Jacket, applies his gruff sense of humor in this half-hour series that answers viewers' mail about what the armed forces were, and really are, like! In this episode, he explains the difference between marksman, sharpshooter, and expert; reviews WWII coast artillery and examines one of WWII's most sophisticated missiles, the BAT; and finally checks out the Coast Guard's latest approach to the War on Terror, the Maritime Safety and Security Teams.moreless
  • The Navy Marine Mammals Program; The Chain of Evacuation in World War II; WC54 Ambulance; The Desert Ducks

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    S 5 : Ep 4 - 7/25/04

    In this episode, R. Lee Ermey looks into how the Navy Marine Mammals program will help the US detect mines in the sea; then discovers how we got our injured WWII soldiers from the battlefield to field hospitals; and finds out what it's like delivering mail to ships in the Persian Gulf, which is the job of the Desert Ducks.moreless
  • Navy SEALs; Frogmen; Kettering Bug; A-10 Warthog; Rommel's Afrika Korps Gear

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    S 4 : Ep 10 - 4/4/04

    R. Lee Ermey answers viewer's questions about the original of the Navy SEALs, the kettering bug, and more.
  • Army Air Ambulance; 1st Special Service Force; Johnson Rifle; MiG-15 vs. F-86

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    S 4 : Ep 8 - 3/7/04

    At Fort Irwin, R. Lee Ermey checks out the Army's state-of-the-art air ambulance--the Blackhawk helicopter; then, he learns why the helicopter became so important to Korean War MASH units that it was dubbed "The Angel of Mercy". Then, he reviews the history of America's First Special Service Force, created in WWII and nicknamed "The Devil's Brigade" by the German Army; sees which Cold War superjet is tougher--the MiG-15 or F-86 Sabre; and checks out the first US operational jet--the P-59.moreless
  • Grease Gun; Sten Gun; E-3 Sentry AWACS; J-Stars; Vietnam Fire Support Bases; Charlie

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    S 4 : Ep 5 - 2/8/04

    R. Lee Ermey answers viewer's questions about the Sten gun, J-Stars, grease guns, and more.
  • Golden Knights; U.S. Air Force; Flying Tigers; Blood Chit; AC-130U Spooky Gunsh

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    S 4 : Ep 2 - 1/11/04

    R. Lee Ermey answers viewer's questions about the Golden Knights, U.S. Air Force, the history of the Flying Tigers, and more.
  • F-15 Eagle; Flying Platform; Atomic Annie; Army Missiles; Tommy Gun v. Burp Gun; Measuring Bullets

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    S 3 : Ep 12 - 10/19/03

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  • Military Pilot Training; Flak; Doolittle Raid; One-Man Submarine; Military Radios

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    S 3 : Ep 11 - 10/12/03

    R. Lee Ermey answers viewer's questions regarding pilot training. He also informers the viewers about Doolittle's Raid in World War II and foxhole radios.
  • Claymore Mine; 1st U.S. Nuclear Sub; Resupply at Sea; Patriot Air Defense Missile; Jody Songs

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    S 3 : Ep 9 - 9/14/03

    R. Lee Ermey demonstrates the claymore anti-personnel mine--a favorite weapon for perimeter defense in Vietnam that's still in use--and checks out the medieval claymore--a 16th-century sword used by Scottish warriors. Other viewer questions Lee addresses include: America's first nuclear-powered submarine; how naval vessels resupply at sea; if the Patriot Missile performs better now than in the first Gulf War; the origin of the name Jody for the rhythmic cadence songs used while drilling or runningmoreless
  • Episode 52

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    S 1 : Ep 52 -

    R. Lee Ermey rolls up to Mail Call HQ toting a light machine gun from World War II called the Bren Gun. The Bren gun was a two-man gun that was accurate, reliable, and really, really loud.moreless
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