WW1 Centennial News: Liberation In Belgium

The war reflected in the faces ofWW1 Belgian refugee children.

October 19, 2018 – Episode #94

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Highlights: Liberation in Belgium

Host: Theo Mayer

  • Preface: Bells of Peace – Host | @00:20
  • 100 Years Ago: Liberation in Belgium & refugees return – Host | @03:50
  • Insight into Germany – Mike Shuster | @08:45
  • America Emerges: 29th Division in the Valley of Death – Dr. Edward Lengel | @13:20
  • Commission News: Some upcoming events profiled – Host | @19:45
  • Belgian musicians in Nashville – Maestro Rik Ghesquiere | @24:10
  • Historian Corner: CMH & WWI, Part II – Dr. Brian Neumann | @31:10
  • More about pigeons: Revered & Reviled! – Andrew Blechman | @38:30
  • WWI WarTech: Seeing eye dogs – Host | @45:55
  • WWI Memorial in Dublin GA – Scott Thompson, Keith Smith & Buddy Adams | @49:00
  • Speaking WWI: Devil Dogs – Host | @56:15
  • Articles & Posts: Dispatch Newsletter | @58:10
  • Buzz: The Centennial in Social Media – Katherine Akey | @60:00

PODCAST NOTES: Guest links and our research

World War One Then

100 Years Ago

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/16/97033394.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/17/97033931.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/18/97034182.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/18/97034244.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/19/97034486.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/20/98272990.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/20/98272987.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/20/98273033.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/20/98273203.pdf

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1918/10/20/98273362.pdf

https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-28857769

https://www.wereldoorlog1418.nl/refugees/

https://www.bl.uk/world-war-one/articles/refugees-europe-on-the-move

https://encyclopedia.1914-1918-online.net/article/refugees

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/02619280802442613

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_occupation_of_Belgium_during_World_War_I

http://www.cheminsdememoire.gouv.fr/en/1918-les-belges-la-reconquete-de-la-belgique

Great War Project

http://greatwarproject.org/2018/10/14/critical-situation-for-germany/

America emerges: Military Stories from WW1

http://www.edwardlengel.com/the-29th-divisions-new-jersey-doughboys-in-the-valley-of-death

https://www.facebook.com/EdwardLengelAuthor/

http://www.edwardlengel.com/about/

World War One Now

Commission News

http://ww1cc.org/YourAce

http://ww1cc.org/bells

http://ww1cc.org/film

http://www.pritzkermilitary.org/events/special-events/wwicc-honor-and-remember/

Itunes app install link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bells-of-peace-wwi-armistice/id1436351331?ls=1&mt=8

Android app install link:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.ww1cc.bells

Events

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pershings-paths-of-glory-tickets-50712944783

https://conservancyonline.com/remembrance-event

https://www.neworchestraofwashington.org/tickets/2018/11/10/end-of-the-war-to-end-all-wars

Historian Corner

https://history.army.mil/html/bookshelves/collect/wwi-cb.html

https://www.facebook.com/armyhistory/videos/324903311612661/

http://www.andrewblechman.com/about/index.html

https://www.amazon.com/Pigeons-Fascinating-Worlds-Revered-Reviled-ebook/dp/B006L76L6I/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1539608570&sr=8-1&keywords=blechman+pigeon

100Cities/100Memorials

www.ww1cc.org/100cities

https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/georgia-wwi-home/5490-the-courier-herald-never-too-late-to-say-thank-you-gentlemen.html

Speaking

https://www.aerosociety.com/media/4847/a-brief-history-of-flying-clothing.pdf

WW1 War Tech

https://www.igdf.org.uk/about-us/facts-and-figures/history-of-guide-dogs/

https://americacomesalive.com/2011/07/19/buddy-the-first-seeing-eye-dog/

http://www.seeingeye.org/about-us/history.html

http://www.seeingeye.org/assets/pdfs/history/saturday-evening-post-article.pdf

Reference: Military Medicine, Vol. 175. “History of Guide Dog Use By Veterans.” Mark Ostermeier, OD. 2010.

Articles and Posts

http://www.ww1cc.org/dispatch

http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/communicate/2015-12-28-18-26-00/subscribe.html

The Buzz

https://www.facebook.com/TheGreatWar191418/posts/1417705381695042

https://www.facebook.com/FlandersFields1418/posts/2851139458233092

https://www.history.com/news/spanish-flu-deaths-october-1918?fbclid=IwAR3Gh42AOLOW-zP5_qVEfDkygW38w0TQBRzYSw8ai8yUiFw2IGSqyVMDkJo

 

Sponsors:

The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

The Starr Foundation

Production:

Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katherine Akey

Additional Scripting: Dr. Edward Lengel

Interview editing: Mac Nelsen and Tim Crowe

Research: JL Michaud

Intern: Rachel Hurt

SUBSCRIPTIONS

WW1 Centennial News Video Podcast on iTunes
https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ww1-centennial-news/id1209764611?mt=2

Weekly Dispatch Newsletter
http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/communicate/2015-12-28-18-26-00/subscribe.htm

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