Battle of Los Angeles

The guys head to San Pedro, CA, to investigate the Fort MacArthur Military Museum, the site of many claims of paranormal activity believed to be caused by UFOs. Built in 1914, this coastal defense battery was put to the test after Pearl Harbor when they fired almost 1,500 rounds of ammunition at what they believed was an air invasion -- but if they weren't Japanese planes, what were they?

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Zak Bagans at Fort MacArthur
Zak Bagans at Fort MacArthur

Zak Bagans at Fort MacArthur

Zak Bagans films the exterior of Fort MacArthur, a former military base that’s now a museum in Southern California. 960 1280

  

Fort MacArthur

Fort MacArthur

Built in 1914, this coastal defense battery was put to the test after Pearl Harbor, when many feared that the Japanese would continue their invasion past Hawaii and onto California. 960 1280

  

Zak and Aaron at MacArthur Fort

Zak and Aaron at MacArthur Fort

Zak and Aaron discuss the investigation between filming shots. 960 1280

  

Fort MacArthur

Fort MacArthur

There has been much speculation surrounding the mysterious activity at Fort MacArthur, from paranormal investigators claiming to have made contact with a soldier to locals suggesting that there’s UFO activity in the area. 960 1280

  

Zak Bagans at Fort MacArthur

Zak Bagans at Fort MacArthur

Zak films 2 interview subjects outside the fort. 960 1280

  

Fort MacArthur

Fort MacArthur

An old electrical room inside Fort MacArthur. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at Fort MacArthur

Ghost Adventures at Fort MacArthur

Aaron listens to a recording that Jay captured, while Zak and a witness to the paranormal activity at the fort wait to hear what was caught on tape. 960 1280

  

Fort MacArthur

Fort MacArthur

On the night of February 25th, 1942, 4 batteries along the coast fired close to 1,500 rounds of ammunition at what was believed to be a Japanese air invasion. Originally reported as a false alarm, some speculate that it was an extraterrestrial invasion. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at Fort MacArthur

Ghost Adventures at Fort MacArthur

Zak, Aaron, Nick, Jay and Billy film on the road outside the fort. 960 1280

  

Fort MacArthur

Fort MacArthur

An Army Jeep sits outside the gate to Fort MacArthur. 960 1280

  

Zak Bagans at Fort MacArthur

Zak Bagans at Fort MacArthur

The fort today is a museum, but some parts of the historic establishment are overgrown and defaced with graffiti. 960 1280

  

Fort MacArthur

Fort MacArthur

While looking into the history of the fort, the GAC learn the story of a man who, in 2009, hiked 2.5 miles up the rocky coastline with a shotgun to commit suicide at the fort’s entrance. 960 1280

  

Fort MacArthur's tunnels

Fort MacArthur's tunnels

During the investigation, the guys learn about an amateur photographer who claims to have heard voices and seen lights in an extremely narrow transverse tunnel deep within the fortress. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at Fort MacArthur

Ghost Adventures at Fort MacArthur

Could Fort MacArthur be a gateway for spirits of former soldiers to use to enter the world of the living? 960 1280

  

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