WW1 Centennial News: Sgt Alvin York

October 12, 2018 – Episode #93  The player below allows you to share and download the show from here as well. See buttons on the top right. Highlights: Sgt. Alvin York Host: Theo Mayer Peace Explored & Rejected – Host | @01:55 Atrocities in Syria – Mike Shuster | @08:55 America Emerges: Sgt. Alvin York – Dr. Edward Lengel | […]

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WW1 Centennial News: October Overview

German Avian Intelligence - Pigeons started to go high-tech in WWI

October 5, 2018 – Episode #92 The player below allows you to share and download the show from here as well. See buttons on the top right. Highlights: October 1918 Overview Host: Theo Mayer October 1918 Overview Roundtable – Dr.Edward Lengel & Katherine Akey | @03:55 Historians Corner: Lost Battalion – Ron Laplander | @20:00 Shifting sands and hard fighting […]

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World War 1 Centennial News: Financing War & Going Dry

September 21, 2018 – Episode #90 The 4th liberty bond drive goes into full swing to raise $6B just 50 days before the armistice The player below allows you to share and download the show from here as well. See buttons on the top right. Highlights: Financing War Activities on the many fronts – Mike Shuster | @04:20 Meuse-Argonne opening […]

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WW1 Centennial News: The Meuse-Argonne Offensive

September 28, 2018 – Episode #91 An American soldier uses a spotter scope during the Meuse Argonne Offensive The player below allows you to share and download the show from here as well. See buttons on the top right. Highlights: The Meuse-Argonne Offensive Begins Wilson flips position on Women’s Suffrage | @01:55 The first day at the Meuse – Michael […]

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WW1 History With Dana Lombardy In The Veterans Building

A free guided tour and history of the World War One Centennial exhibit in the lobby of the San Francisco Veterans Building, led by Dana Lombardy. Saturday, August 11, 2018 10:30am, Free, Veterans Building, 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA. Sponsored by the Bay Area Chapter of the World War One Historical Association. The exhibit is a unique and […]

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WW1 Centennial News: August 1918 Overview

August 03, 2018 – Episode #83   The first American who set foot on German soil 11/12/18, the day after the Armistice was corporal Roy Holtz, US Army entering Germany riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle and sidecar. Highlights: August 1918 Overview  August 1918 Preview Roundtable – Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer | @02:05 Great War Project Blog: Turning Point […]

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WW1 Centennial News: Ambulance

July 27, 2018 – Episode #82 Inspector General A. Piatt Andrew and Assistant Inspector General Stephen Galatti in front of a row of ambulances at 21 rue Raynouard, the location of the AFS headquarters in Paris, France. Photograph by H.C. Ellis. Highlights: Ambulance 100 Years Ago: Ambulance | @02:15 American Field Service – Nicole Milano | @08:15 Great War Channel: […]

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WW1 Centennial News: Picture This! Capturing WWI In Movies & Stills

July 20, 2018 Episode #81 WWI Centennial News: a weekly audio podcast recorded live audience at Noon Eastern every Wednesday. Highlights: Picture This! 100 Years Ago: From state militias to a huge standing army | @02:15 Great War Project: Gas by railroad – Mike Shuster | @11:55 America Emerges: Battle of Soisson – Dr. Edward Lengel | @15:50 Commission News: CFA […]

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WW1 Centennial News: July 100 Years Ago This Week

Episode #79, 7/06/2018 Centennial News is a weekly audio podcast, recorded with a live audience at Noon Eastern every Wednesday. Highlights: 100 Years Ago — July 1918  100 Years ago: July 1918 overview – Theo Mayer, Katherine Akey & Dr. Edward Lengel | @02:10 Great War Project: Changing Landscape of the War – Mike Shuster | @18:15 Commission News: Armistice […]

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