August 17, 2018 – Episode #85

Devil’s Rope – Barbed Wire

Highlights: 1.5 Million “Over There”

  • 100 years ago: Ready to increase US forces to 4 million | @ 02:10
  • German perspective on the turn around – Mike Shuster | @ 12:25
  • Part 2: 28th division – the Pennsylvania Doughboys – Dr. Edward Lengel | @ 16:30
  • Announcing resources for local Armistice Centennial Events – YourACE | @ 23:15
  • Spotlight on the media: The Hello Girls – Jim Theres | @ 29:50
  • Update from the States: Wyoming and Indian Doughboys – Douglas R. Cubbison | @ 37:00
  • WWI WarTech – Devil’s Rope | @ 44:45
  • Dispatch Newsletter Highlights | @ 47:50
  • BUZZ – Commemoration in Social Media – Katherine Akey | @ 49:55

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PODCAST NOTES: Guest links and our research

World War One Then

100 Years Ago

Great War Project

America Emerges: Military Stories from WW1

The U.S. 28th Division engages the Germans in heavy street fighting for the towns of Fismes and Fismette.

World War One Now

Updates from the States

Spotlight on the Media

WW1 War Tech,%20final.pdf

Speaking WW1

Articles and Posts

The Buzz


WW1 Centennial News Video Podcast on iTunes

Weekly Dispatch Newsletter

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