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Inspiring conversation about the war that Changed the world Brought to you by the US World War One Centennial Commission: WW1 Centennial News is about WW1 THEN - 100 years ago this week and its about WW1 NOW - News and updates about the centennial and the commemoration.

Inspiring conversation about the war that Changed the world Brought to you by the US World War One Centennial Commission: WW1 Centennial News is about WW1 THEN - 100 years ago this week and its about WW1 NOW - News and updates about the centennial and the commemoration.
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Inspiring conversation about the war that Changed the world Brought to you by the US World War One Centennial Commission: WW1 Centennial News is about WW1 THEN - 100 years ago this week and its about WW1 NOW - News and updates about the centennial and the commemoration.

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Episodes

Sacred Service, Nov 11, 2018: Ep. #98

11/17/2018
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Special: Sacred Service World War I Armistice Centennial, November 11, 2018 Episode #98 Host: Theo Mayer This special episode brings you the sound of World War I Armistice Day Sacred Service, a multi-denominational service honoring the Centennial of the WWI Armistice, from the WWI Centennial Commission in partnership with Washington National Cathedral. View the video at: ww1cc.org/sacredservice Download the Service program (a keepsake in its own right)...

Duration:01:19:36

The Run-up to the Armistice. Ep. #97

11/12/2018
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Highlights: The Run-up to the Armistice Host: Theo Mayer 100 Years Ago… The Run-up to the Armistice - Host | @02:10Was America crucial to winning the war? - Prof. Geoffrey Wawro | @09:10A reading of the Armistice - Host | @18:50The 369th Experience - performance | @39:05----more---- Run-up to the Armistice Historian Corner Geoffrey...

Duration:00:46:34

November 1918 Overview: Episode #96

11/4/2018
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Highlights: November 1918 Overview Host: Theo Mayer Preview of podcast over the coming weeks | @00:20November 1918 Overview - Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer | @02:40Maneuvering both military and diplomatic - Mike Shuster | @18:15WWI WarTech: The Wristwatch - Host | @21:55Commission News: The coming week of commemoration - Host | @24:30Arlington County WWI Commemoration Task Force - Dr. Allison Finkelstein | @26:00No Armistice from the flu - David Pietrusza | @34:45100 Cities...

Duration:00:54:25

Preparing for Peace & War: Episode #95

10/28/2018
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Highlights: Preparing for Peace & War Host: Theo Mayer Preparing for Peace & War - Host | @01:50The fighting and plans continue - Mike Shuster | @08:40America Emerges: Brig. Gen. Hunter Liggett - Dr. Edward Lengel | @12:35Live Streaming Armistice events - Host | @19:30Events around the nation - Host | @21:35Pvt. Roy W. Hamm Tribute Train - Ted Lemen | @23:15“Hello Girl” Grace Banker - Carolyn Timbie | @28:40Century of Sound - James Errington | @36:05Speaking WWI: Nothing to write home...

Duration:00:55:14

Liberation in Belgium: Ep. #94

10/21/2018
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Highlights: Liberation in Belgium Host: Theo Mayer Preface: Bells of Peace - Host | @00:20100 Years Ago: Liberation in Belgium & refugees return - Host | @03:50Insight into Germany - Mike Shuster | @08:45America Emerges: 29th Division in the Valley of Death - Dr. Edward Lengel | @13:20Commission News: Some upcoming events profiled - Host | @19:45Belgian musicians in Nashville - Maestro Rik Ghesquiere | @24:10Historian Corner: CMH & WWI, Part II - Dr. Brian Neumann | @31:10More about...

Duration:01:05:26

Sgt. Alvin York: Episode #93

10/13/2018
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Highlights: Sgt. Alvin York Host: Theo Mayer Peace Explored & Rejected - Host | @01:55Atrocities in Syria - Mike Shuster | @08:55America Emerges: Sgt. Alvin York - Dr. Edward Lengel | @13:35Commission News: The ACE schedule is published - Host | @21:20Events: NY Transit Museum WWI Day - Kevin Fitzpatrick & Polly DesJarlais | @23:40Remembering Veterans: Charles Edward Dilkes - Dr. Virginia Dilkes | @31:10Speaking WWI: Teddy Bear Suit - Host | @38:25Historian’s Corner: Baseball in WWI - Jim...

Duration:01:02:38

October 1918 Overview: Ep.#92

10/7/2018
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Highlights: October 1918 Overview Host: Theo Mayer October 1918 Overview Roundtable - Dr.Edward Lengel & Katherine Akey | @03:55Historians Corner: Lost Battalion - Ron Laplander | @20:00Shifting sands and hard fighting - Mike Shuster | @26:40Commission News: Honor & Remember in Chicago - Host | @31:24Commission News: Bells of Peace update - Host | @32:15State Profile: Georgia - Dr. Tom Jackson | @33:40Remembering Veterans: Story of John Foster - Mark Foster | @41:10US Army CMH WWI Website...

Duration:01:12:15

The Meuse-Argonne Offensive Begins. Ep.#91

9/29/2018
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Highlights Wilson flips position on Women’s Suffrage | @01:55The first day at the Meuse - Michael Shuster | @08:55First person accounts from the 91st Wild West Division - Dr. Edward Lengel | @13:25Archiving the Centennial for posterity | @20:30Bells of Peace at St. Mary’s in Burlington, NJ | @23:10The Bells of Peace APP is now available for download | @24:15Tennessee in WWI - Michael Birdwell | @25:30The story of Erwin Bleckley - Lt.-Col Doug Jacobs (Ret.) | @31:20New book “Thunder in the...

Duration:00:55:10

Financing War & Going Dry: Ep. #90

9/22/2018
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Highlights: Financing War & Going Dry Activities on the many fronts - Mike Shuster | @04:20Meuse-Argonne opening days - Dr. Edward Lengel | @08:25Financing War & going dry | @15:20Farewell to David Shuey | @22:00Update on Armistice Centennial Events in DC | @23:35Kentucky in WWI: Filson Historical Society - Jana Meyer & Jim Pritchard | @24:55Utah in WWI: Utah WWI Centennial Commission - Valerie Jacobson | @31:35Spotlight on the Media: Documentary on German Air Service - John Heinsen |...

Duration:00:56:14

The Saint Mihiel Offensive: Ep. #89

9/16/2018
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Highlights: Saint Mihiel Offensive Episode Setup | @02:50Saint Mihiel Overview - Mike Shuster | @03:50Military Stories: Saint Mihiel - Dr. Edward Lengel | @07:25War in the Sky: Saint Mihiel | @13:05On the homefront: Headlines in the news | @15:35Commission News: Bullet updates | @19:25International events update - Dr. Monique Seefried | @24:35Alabamians in WWI - Nimrod Frazier | @30:25100 Cities / 100 Memorials: Jacksonville, FL - Michele Luthin & Percy Rosenbloom | @36:10WWI WarTech: The...

Duration:00:56:25

September 1918 Overview: Episode #88

9/8/2018
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Highlights - September 1918 overview September 1918 Overview - Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer @| 01:55American soldiers in Siberia - Mike Shuster @| 20:40Commission News: Update on ACE and YourACE initiatives @| 25:05Update from the States: New Jersey - Sara Cureton & Veronica Calder @| 27:00Spotlight on the media: Football and WWI - Doug Bigelow @| 33:05100C/100M: Fort Caswell Rifle Range - Ron & Dr. Norma Eckard @| 38:20WW1 WarTech - Aircraft carrier @| 44:15Speaking WW1 -...

Duration:00:55:38

Labor Day 1918: Episode #87

9/1/2018
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Highlights: Labor Day 1918 Labor Day, Unions, Sedition, Bombs, the Babe and Butte | @ 02:00Surging forward on the Western Front - Mike Shuster | @ 11:45Bio Special: Great War Channel - Indy Neidell | @ 15:55Commission News: YourACE program launches | @ 16:55Michigan Commemorates WWI - Dennis Skupinski | @ 22:50Remembering WWI @ the Durham Museum - Jessica Brummer & Emma Sundberg | @ 29:20International Report: Gathering in Verdun | @ 35:35Education: Newsletter Issue #14 “Medicine & Shell...

Duration:00:48:15

Airplanes to end the war! Episode #86

8/25/2018
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Highlights Airplanes to end the war: Some say! | @ 02:05Continued war just out of habit? - Mike Shuster | @ 13:10Part 3: The 28th Division in Fismette - Dr. Edward Lengel | @ 17:00The American Legion and ACE - US WWI Commissioner Jack Monahan | @ 24:40Video Game “11-11 Memories Retold” - Yoan Fanise | @ 30:0019-year-old twin WWI reenactors - Seth & Garrett Moore | @ 37:45WW1 War Tech: Observation Balloons | @ 43:45Speaking WWI: Balloonatic | @ 47:00Articles & Posts: From the Dispatch...

Duration:00:55:37

1.5 Million "Over There" - Episode #85

8/18/2018
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Highlights: 1.5 Million “Over There” 100 years ago: Ready to increase US forces to 4 million | @ 02:10German perspective on the turn around - Mike Shuster | @ 12:25Part 2: 28th division - the Pennsylvania Doughboys - Dr. Edward Lengel | @ 16:30Announcing resources for local Armistice Centennial Events - YourACE | @ 23:15Spotlight on the media: The Hello Girls - Jim Theres | @ 29:50Update from the States: Wyoming and Indian Doughboys - Douglas R. Cubbison | @ 37:00WWI WarTech - Devil’s Rope...

Duration:00:54:29

Japan in WWI - Episode #84

8/11/2018
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Highlights: Japan in WWI Japan in WWI - Dr. Frederick Dickinson | @02:15Chaos on the Eastern Front - Mike Shuster | @10:05The 28th Division: Pennsylvania National Guard doughboys fight - Dr. Edward Lengel | @13:50Great War Channel three month retrospective - Indy Neidell | @20:05Battle of Amiens Commemoration - Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge & others | @21:50WW1 War Tech: Dazzle Camouflage | @24:40Special Report: 1418NOW Dazzle Ship Series - Tamsin Dillon & Emma Enderby | @30:05100...

Duration:00:53:30

August 1918 Overview-Episode #83

8/4/2018
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Highlights: August 1918 Overview August 1918 Preview Roundtable - Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer | @02:05Great War Project Blog: Turning Point - Mike Shuster | @17:35International Report 1: Commemorations in France | @21:55International Report 2: The Moore Twins step up | @22:58Remembering Veterans: Rechickenization of France - Tracy Robinson DAR | @25:00Harley Davidson in WWI - Bill Jackson | @31:20100 Cities / 100 Memorials: Dunmore, PA - Jim Davenport & Louise McLafferty |...

Duration:00:58:03

Ambulance! Episode #82

7/28/2018
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Highlights Ambulance: Episode #82 100 Years Ago: Ambulance | @02:15American Field Service - Nicole Milano | @08:15Great War Channel: Hemingway - Indy Neidell | @15:00Great War Project: But Paris is safe - Mike Shuster | @16:05America Emerges: Who’s fighting where - Dr. Edward Lengel | @19:50Commission News: WWI Commemorative Stamp - Rebekah Wilson | @25:50State Update: Michigan “Over There” event features the maquette | @33:30Spotlight on the media: New book: Good War, Great Men - Andrew...

Duration:00:58:28

Picture This! Episode #81

7/21/2018
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Highlights: Picture This! 100 Years Ago: From state militias to a huge standing army | @02:15Great War Project: Gas by railroad - Mike Shuster | @11:55America Emerges: Battle of Soisson - Dr. Edward Lengel | @15:50Commission News: CFA Reviews Nat. WWI Memorial project | @22:25Update from the States: Exhibit in Helena Arkansas - Drew Ulrich | @25:20Spotlight on the Media: Waldo Pierce Goes to War - Corine Reiss | @30:30100 Cities / 100 Memorials: Yuma Arizona - Mayor Nichols & John Courtis |...

Duration:00:55:26

Our Friends in France: Episode #80

7/14/2018
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Highlights Our Friends in France: Episode #80 100 Years Ago: Why America Celebrated Bastille Day | @02:05War In The Sky: Quentin Roosevelt falls | @10:05America Emerges: Marne and more - Dr. Edward Lengel | @12:15Great War Project: Writing WWI - Mike Shuster | @18:40Commission News: $1.8M education partnership | @23:30Remembering Vets: Finding your WWI Ancestors - Debra Dubek | @25:15Stories of Service: Archiving those Stories of Service | @34:05100 Cities / 100 Memorials: Saugerties NY -...

Duration:00:55:49

July 1918 overview: Episode #79

7/6/2018
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Highlights: July 1918 Overview 100 Years ago: July 1918 overview - Theo Mayer, Katherine Akey & Dr. Edward Lengel | @02:10Great War Project: Changing Landscape of the War - Mike Shuster | @18:15Commission News: Armistice Centennial Participation App | @22:25Remembering Veterans: Doughboy MIA - Rob Laplander | @ 23:35Spotlight on the Media: Lost Voices - Michael Collins and Martin King | @31:05Speaking WW1: Zero Hour | @36:20100 Cities / 100 Memorials: Patton and the US Tank Corps Project -...

Duration:00:53:16