Visit with the Armed Forces

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For a similarly titled DuMont TV series (February–May 1950), see The Armed Forces Hour.
A Visit With the Armed Forces
Country of originUnited States
Running time30 minutes
Original networkDuMont
Picture formatBlack-and-white
Audio formatMonaural
Original releaseJuly 3, 1950 (1950-07-03) –
January 22, 1951 (1951-01-22)

A Visit With the Armed Forces was a 30-minute TV series which aired on the now-defunct DuMont Television Network Mondays at 8pm EST from July 3, 1950, to January 22, 1951. As its title suggests, the series consisted of documentary films on the United States armed forces.

Episode status[edit]

Little else is known about the series, and it appears that no episodes survive.

See also[edit]


  • David Weinstein, The Forgotten Network: DuMont and the Birth of American Television (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2004) ISBN 1-59213-245-6
  • Alex McNeil, Total Television, Fourth edition (New York: Penguin Books, 1980) ISBN 0-14-024916-8
  • Tim Brooks and Earle Marsh, The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network TV Shows, Third edition (New York: Ballantine Books, 1964) ISBN 0-345-31864-1

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