WW1 Centennial News
By The United States World War One Centennial Commission
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A weekly Podcast about the centennial of WW1, the war that changed the world. It's about THEN - 100 years ago this week; It's about NOW - The Centennial Commemoration It is a fast, informative and entertaining way to track the WW1 Centennial
||CleanThe Saint Mihiel Offensive: Ep. #89||Highlights: Saint Mihiel Offensive Episode Setup | @02:50 Saint Mihiel Overview - Mike Shuster | @03:50 Military Stories: Saint Mihiel - Dr. Edward Lengel | @07:25 War in the Sky: Saint Mihiel | @13:05 On the homefront: Headlines in the news | @15:35 Co||9/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeptember 1918 Overview: Episode #88||Highlights - September 1918 overview September 1918 Overview - Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer @| 01:55 American soldiers in Siberia - Mike Shuster @| 20:40 Commission News: Update on ACE and YourACE initiatives @| 25:05 Update from the St||9/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLabor Day 1918: Episode #87||Highlights: Labor Day 1918 Labor Day, Unions, Sedition, Bombs, the Babe and Butte | @ 02:00 Surging forward on the Western Front - Mike Shuster | @ 11:45 Bio Special: Great War Channel - Indy Neidell | @ 15:55 Commission News: YourACE program laun||9/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAirplanes to end the war! Episode #86||Highlights Airplanes to end the war: Some say! | @ 02:05 Continued war just out of habit? - Mike Shuster | @ 13:10 Part 3: The 28th Division in Fismette - Dr. Edward Lengel | @ 17:00 The American Legion and ACE - US WWI Commissioner Jack Monahan | @ 24:||8/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.5 Million "Over There" - Episode #85||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 An||8/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJapan in WWI - Episode #84||Highlights: Japan in WWI Japan in WWI - Dr. Frederick Dickinson | @02:15 Chaos on the Eastern Front - Mike Shuster | @10:05 The 28th Division: Pennsylvania National Guard doughboys fight - Dr. Edward Lengel | @13:50 Great War Channel three month retrosp||8/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAugust 1918 Overview-Episode #83||Highlights: August 1918 Overview August 1918 Preview Roundtable - Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer | @02:05 Great War Project Blog: Turning Point - Mike Shuster | @17:35 International Report 1: Commemorations in France | @21:55 Internationa||8/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAmbulance! Episode #82||Highlights Ambulance: Episode #82 100 Years Ago: Ambulance | @02:15 American Field Service - Nicole Milano | @08:15 Great War Channel: Hemingway - Indy Neidell | @15:00 Great War Project: But Paris is safe - Mike Shuster | @16:05 America Emerges: Who’||7/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPicture This! Episode #81||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 Reviews Nat. WW||7/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOur Friends in France: Episode #80||Highlights Our Friends in France: Episode #80 100 Years Ago: Why America Celebrated Bastille Day | @02:05 War In The Sky: Quentin Roosevelt falls | @10:05 America Emerges: Marne and more - Dr. Edward Lengel | @12:15 Great War Project: Writing WWI - Mik||7/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 1918 overview: Episode #79||Highlights: July 1918 Overview 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 Centennial Participation App||7/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4th of July: Episode #78||Highlights: 4th of July, 1918 100 Years ago: 4th of July, 1918 | @02:00 Great War Project: Chaos at all ends - Mike Shuster | @12:05 America Emerges: Capturing Vaux - Dr. Edward Lengel | @16:15 Commission News: Bells of Peace - Betsy Anderson | @20:55 H||6/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHoward Schultz on the National WWI Memorial - Episode #77||Highlights Howard Schultz on the National WWI Memorial - Episode #77 The battle on the Italian Front: Piave | @01:45 Germany low on resources and morale - Mike Shuster | @06:30 The untold story of Hill 204 - Dr. Edward Lengel | @10:20 SPECIAL: Howard Sc||6/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBattle of Belleau Wood: Episode #76||Highlights The Battle of Belleau Wood - Mike Shuster | @02:15 June 11 Breakthrough at Belleau Wood - Dr. Edward Lengel | @06:00 The birth of the modern US Marine Corps - Alan Axelrod | @10:05 War in The sky: The Ace who ran Pan Am | @16:45 Historian Cor||6/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWar at U.S. shore! Episode #75||Highlights: War Comes to U.S. Shore! 100 Years Ago This Week: German U-boats on the Eastern seaboard | @01:30 War In The Sky: First American Ace | @07:30 A million men in France - Mike Shuster | @`12:30 Machine gunners at Chateau Thierry - Dr. Edward Le||6/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 1918 Overview: Episode #74||Highlights: June 1918 Overview June 1918 Overview roundtable - Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer | @01:35 Not all quiet on the western front - Mike Shuster | @15:30 National Memorial Day Parade | @19:55 369th Experience Memorial Weekend conc||6/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA lotta shelling going on: Episode #73||Highlights 100 years ago this week: Drafting the young and the “idlers” | @01:15 War in the Sky: From Signal Corps to US Army Air Service | @07:40 Cantigny: AEF on the offensive - Mike Shuster & Dr. Edward Lengel | @11:15 Great War Channel: The Figh||5/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSubmarine Chasers of WWI: Episode #72||Highlights: Submarine Chasers of WWI The 1918 Sedition Act | @01:35 Darkest before the dawn - Mike Shuster | @07:45 America Emerges - Dr. Edward Lengel | @11:445 Memorial Day Parade | @15:50 Hunters of the Steel Sharks - Todd Woofenden | @17:05 Remember||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanScouts, Planes and Sculptors: Episode #71||Highlights The sculptor and the airplane industry: Gutzon Borglum | @01:40 General compromise - Mike Shuster | @09:15 Marshall’s plan for Cantigny - Dr. Edward Lengel | @13:15 James Reese Europe Tribute Concert - Ron Wasserman | @18:50 WWI Carnegie Co||5/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGeneral John J. Pershing: Episode #70||Highlights May 1918 Preview Roundtable - Ed Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer | 02:50 General Rumblings - Mike Shuster | 18:00 War In The Sky - Eddie Rickenbacker | 21:45 Documentary: “Blackjack Pershing: Love and War” - Prof. Barney McCoy | 25:55||5/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Great content, well produced
I listen every week during my walk to works. Always contains interesting facts and stories, definitely worth a listen.
Fast, interesting and informative
I look forward to the new releases on Fridays - It's what I listen to on my way home at the end of the week. I never knew WWI was so present in today's world!!!
I love it
This podcast is definitely worth subscribing to. Hear about what was going on this week 100 years ago, as well as what folks around the globe are doing now to remember WWI. It’s thought provoking and informative and will arm you with interesting stories for your next dinner party!