Battles of the First World War Podcast

The Battles of the First World War Podcast goes in-depth into the battles of the Great War of 1914-1918. The goal is to really go into the details of how and why these battles unfolded and happened as they did. In telling the narrative of these clashes we can revisit some of the stories of the men and women who lived, fought, and died during the first titanic struggle of the 20th Century, for these people have stories that deserve to be told.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 40m. Bisher sind 107 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 3 days 1 hour 57 minutes


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 2021-12-23  10m

France November 2021 Trip Recap with Robert J. Laplander and Alexander Curran

We have had some folks ask, so we have delivered. Guests on this impromptu episode are Robert J. Laplander and Alexander Curran. 


 2021-12-09  54m

“The York Patrol:” an Interview with James Carl Nelson

Author James Carl Nelson joins me in discussing his latest book, “The York Patrol: The Real Story of Alvin York and the Unsung Heroes Who Made Him World War I’s Most Famous Soldier.”


 2021-12-01  29m

episode 76: Meuse Argonne - Sergeant York

On October 8th, 1918, seventeen men of the AEF 82nd Division went on a fateful patrol into the Argonne Forest. One of them would become a legend.


 2021-11-16  26m

Talking 28th Division AEF with Aaron Heft

Join us for a great discussion with Aaron Heft, currently serving as a SFC in the Army National Guard.


 2021-11-01  44m

episode 75: Meuse Argonne - Breaking the Argonne

Efforts to relieve the Lost Battalion and break the German hold on the Argonne Forest led to an innovative attack devised by AEF 1st Corps commander LTG Hunter Liggett. 


 2021-10-18  40m

episode 74: Meuse Argonne - The Lost Battalion, Pt 4: Resistance & Relief (featuring Robert J. Laplander)

With mounting hunger, wounds, and death, MAJ Whittlesey and his command continue to hold out in the Charlevaux Ravine. As Whittlesey has said, there will be no surrender.


 2021-09-21  1h11m

A Discussion on WW1 Aviation with Mike O’Neal

Join us for a great discussion on the beginning and development of Mike O'Neal’s passion for WW1-era aviation. 


 2021-08-08  1h38m

“A Moonlight Massacre:” an Interview with Dr. Michael LoCicero

Dr. Michael LoCicero joins us for an in-depth discussion of the creation of his book, the evolution of the BEF, Dominion, and German forces in the Western Front, and the night operation in the Passchendaele Salient on December 2nd, 1917.


 2021-07-27  1h38m

episode 73: Meuse Argonne - The Lost Battalion, Pt 3: Friendly Fire (featuring Robert J. Laplander)

Surrounded, with no food or medical supplies and dwindling ammunition, the American forces trapped in the Charlevaux Ravine in October 1918 face a new and unforeseen enemy: friendly fire.


 2021-07-09  34m