WW1 Centennial News

By The United States World War One Centennial Commission

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Description

WW1 Centennial News a weekly podcast about WWI THEN - 100 years ago this week and It's about WWI NOW - news and updates about Centennial and Commemoration.

Episode Date
Battle of Belleau Wood: Episode #76
00:48:23

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 Corner: The Dept. of State in WWI - Thomas Faith | @18:25
  • 100 Cities / 100 Memorials: San Francisco - Ken Maley | @25:55
  • Speaking WWI: Boot Camp | @32:00
  • WWI War Tech: Submarine | @34:00
  • Articles & Posts: Weekly Dispatch Highlights | @37:50
Jun 16, 2018
War at U.S. shore! Episode #75
00:56:36

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 Lengel | @16:45
  • Commission Armistice Centennial Plans - Meredith Carr | @21:10
  • CBS News Radio at Pershing Park - Chas Henry | @27:15
  • WWI at the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum - Dr. Peter Jakab | @29:50
  • New Mexico in WWI - Jeff Laudermilk | @36:10
  • 100C /100M: Hawaii’s Memorial Natatorium - Donna Ching | @43:00
  • Centennial in Social Media - Katherine Akey | @51:25—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #75 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what was happening 100 years ago this week  - and it’s about WW1 NOW [...]

Jun 09, 2018
June 1918 Overview: Episode #74
00:56:45

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 concerts | @22:05
  • East Indians in WW1 - Tanveer Kalo | @25:35
  • Belgian Children’s “Thank You” - Nancy Heingartner | @32:15
  • 100C/100M in Bismarck, ND - Susan Wefald | @39:25
  • Speaking WW1: Cantonment | @44:50
  • WW1 War Tech: FlammenWerfer | @46:15
  • Dispatch Newsletter Highlights | @48:45
  • The Buzz: Social Media - Katherine Akey | @51:40—-more—-

Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #74 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what was happening 100 years ago this week  - and it’s about WW1 NOW - news and updates about the centennial and the commemoration.

Thi [...]

Jun 02, 2018
A lotta shelling going on: Episode #73
00:51:41

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 Fightin-est Marine - Indy Neidell | @17:15
  • 369th Experience in NYC memorial weekend | @18:25
  • The Moralist: New Woodrow Wilson Book - Prof. Patricia O’Toole | @21:15
  • Update from the States: Artillery, dissenters and shells - Michael Hitt | @27:15
  • Remembering Vets: PTSD and Trauma - Dr. Jason Crouthamel | @32:45
  • [...]
May 26, 2018
Submarine Chasers of WWI: Episode #72
00:47:35

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
  • Remembering Major Raoul Lufbery - Raoul Lubery III | @24:40
  • Centenary News website - Peter Alhadeff & Patrick Gregory | @31:20
  • Speaking WWI - “I’m in a flap” | @38:15
  • Highlights of the Dispatch Newsletter | @39:30
  • The Buzz: The commemoration in social Media - Katherine Akey | @41:45—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #72 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what was happening 100 years ago this week  - and it’s about WW1 NOW - news and updates about the centennial and the commemoration.

May 18, 2018
Scouts, Planes and Sculptors: Episode #71
00:55:28

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 Council Fellowship program - Dr. Reed Bonadonna | @25:35
  • A granddaughter’s history of the Boy Scouts - Dr. Julie Seton | @31:35
  • 14-18 NOW: UK Centenary Art Commission - Jenny Waldman | @38:00
  • Speaking WWI: Cup ‘a Joe | @46:05
  • Dispatch Newsletter: highlights | @47:50
  • The Centennial in Social Media - Katherine Akey | @49:35—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #71 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what was happening 100 years ago this week  - and it’s about WW1 NOW - news and updates about the centennial and th [...]

May 12, 2018
General John J. Pershing: Episode #70
00:59:16

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
  • The big influenza pandemic - Kenneth C. Davis | 32:15
  • WW1 War Tech - Fed billions, killed millions: The tragic story of Fritz Haber | 39:25
  • 100 Cities / 100 Memorials from Brownwood, Texas - Dr. Steve Kelly | 44:15
  • Speaking WW1: Binge | 50:00
  • Articles and Posts: Highlights from the Weekly Dispatch | 51:50
  • The Commemoration in Social Media - Katherine Akey | 54:15—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #70 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what was happening 100 years ago this week  - and it’s about WW1 NOW - news and [...]

May 05, 2018
The “Sweetheart of the doughboys”: Episode #69
00:54:43

Highlights

  • US Telephone in WWI - Dr. Sheldon Hochheiser, AT&T | @02:25
  • The tide begins to turn - Mike Shuster | @10:10
  • The “Sweetheart of the doughboys” - Edward Lengel | @14:25
  • The Women’s Land Army - Elaine Weiss | @22:55
  • Anzac Day - Group Captain Peter Davis & Commander Peter Kempster | @30:30
  • 100 Cities / 100 Memorials: Granite, OK - Phil Neighbors & Perry Hutchison | @37:40
  • Speaking WW1: Kiwi & Aussie | @44:25
  • WW1 War Tech: Geophone | @45:35
  • Dispatch Newsletter Headlines | @47:20
  • WWI Centennial in Social Media - Katherine Akey | @50:05—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #69 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what was happening 100 years ago this week  - and it’s about WW1 NOW - news and updates about the centennial and the commemoratio [...]

Apr 28, 2018
War In The Sky - Episode #68
00:51:47

Highlights - War in The Sky

  • The Mystery of the USS Cyclops | @ 02:40
  • Submarine Stories | @ 04:55
  • Learning to command on the front - Mike Shuster | @ 07:20
  • The 2nd Division: Army and Marines - Dr. Edward Lengel | @ 11:40
  • War In The Sky: Including the Red Baron goes down | @ 17:00
  • Midway Village reenactment - Dave Fornell | @ 20:25
  • Stars & Stripes newspaper - Robert H. Rheid | @ 27:25
  • “The Great Forgotten” Play - Karen & Kacie Devaney | @ 34:00
  • Speaking WWI: Pillbox | @ 39:25
  • Education Newsletter: Issue #12 | @ 41:05
  • WWI War Tech: Interrupter Gear | @ 42:05
  • Dispatch Newsletter: Headline Highlights | @ 44:30
  • The Centennial Buzz in Social Media - Katherine Akey | @ 47:05—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #68 - It [...]

Apr 21, 2018
Financing WWI - Episode #67
00:55:20

Highlights

  • Financing WWI - Reaching for the stars | 01:55
  • The 369th hits the front lines | 08:30
  • The British Struggle continues - Mike Shuster | 10:40
  • The Yankee Division learns at seicheprey - Dr. Edward Lengel | 15:10
  • A century In the Making - The maquettes get busy | 21:00
  • “Lest We forget: The Great War” - Kenneth Clarke & Michael Robbins | 25:05
  • How to teach about WWI - Dr. Ian Isherwood | 32:30
  • Speaking WWI - Pilates | 38:25
  • 100 Cities / 100 Memorial in Jackson, TN - Dr. Alice-Catherine Carls | 40:25
  • WWI War Tech - Carrel-Dakin Antiseptic | 45:55
  • The Weekly Dispatch Newsletter overview | 47:50
  • The Centennial In Social Media - Katherine Akey | 50:25—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #67 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what was happ [...]

Apr 14, 2018
April 1918 Overview - Episode #66
00:45:14

Highlights

  • April 1918 Preview Roundtable - Dr. Edward Lengel & Katherine Akey | @ 02:50
  • Spring Offensive on Easter - Mike Shuster | @ 14:50
  • War in The Sky - Pilots and PTSD - Mark Wilkins | @ 18:30
  • Basketball in WWI - Dr. Lindsay Krasnoff | @ 27:05
  • 100 Cities / 100 Memorials - Round#2 awardees announced | @ 32:50
  • Speaking WWI - “over the top” | @ 36:05
  • WWI War Tech - The Paris Guns | @ 37:15
  • Dispatch 4/3/18 highlights | @ 39:20
  • Centennial Social Media - Katherine Akey | @ 41:00—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #66 - It’s about WW1  THEN - what was happening 100 years ago this week - and it’s about WW1 NOW - news and updates about the centennial and the commemoration.

Today is April 6th, 2018.

Apr 06, 2018
Draftees Ship Out - Episode #65
00:54:17

Highlights - Draftees Ship Out

  • Update on the Spring Offensive - Mike Shuster | @02:25
  • America Emerges: The Draftees Ship Out - Edward Lengel | @06:20
  • Don’t send the boys “Dainties” by parcel post! | @11:40
  • Remembering Veterans: The Women’s Overseas Service League - Cathleen Cordova | @16:45
  • Updates from the States: Idaho Commission - K.C.Piccard and Frank Krone | @21:55
  • Spotlight in the Media: Sgt. Stubby Premiere | @27:35
  • 100C/100M: Glen Carbon IL - Linda Sinco | @32:45
  • 100C/100M: Appleton, WI - Alexander Schultz | @38:35
Mar 31, 2018
Spring Offensive - Episode #64
00:58:57

Highlights

Spring Offensive

  • Spring offensive in the media | @01:50
  • Operation Michael Overview - Mike Shuster | @10:10
  • 3rd Division, 6th Engineers grab a gun and go - Dr. Edward Lengel | @14:05
  • ‘Women’s Voices In Letters” exhibit - Lynn Heidelbaugh | @20:10
  • US Army Women’s Museum - Dr. Francoise Bonnell | @25:30
  • Book “Paws of Courage” - Nancy Furstinger | @31:45
  • Journey’s end director - Saul Dibb | @38:00
  • NC State 100C/100M project - Thomas Skolnicki, Benny Suggs and Commissioner Jerry Hester | @44:30
Mar 23, 2018
Death and Taxes - Episode #63
00:57:47

Highlights

Death and Taxes

  • Federal Income Tax in 1918 | @02:15
  • Casualty List Controversy | @05:20
  • America Emerges - 26th Yankee Division and rats - Dr. Edward Lengel | @07:35
  • War In The Sky - Personal account of Paris air raids | @13:30
  • US anti-war activism in 1918 - Mike Shuster | @16:10
  • Euro WWI Commemoration events - Dr. Monique Seefried | @21:05
  • Dog Tags reunited with Doughboy - James Shetler | @30:15
  • Spotlight in the media 1: Sgt. Stubby - Jacy Jenkins | @36:45
  • Spotlight in the media 2: Journey’s End - Trailer clip | @42:35
  • 100C/100M in Ogden Utah, Terry Schow | @44:55
  • Speaking WWI - Penguin | @51:10
  • WWI Commemoration in Social Media - Katherine Akey | @52:45—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #63 - It’s about WW1 THEN - [...]

Mar 17, 2018
US Army Signal Corps - Episode #62
00:52:16

Highlights

The US Army Signal Corps in WW1

  • The founding of the US Army Signal Corps @ |01:30
  • The Signal Corps in WW1 @ |04:25
  • War In The Sky - Signal Corps Connections @ |09:00
  • Alvin York’s crisis of conscience w/ Dr. Edward Lengel @ |13:30
  • Germany’s starts big push w/ Mike Shuster @ |20:25
  • Women in the AEF w/ Dr. Susan Zeiger @ |25:15
  • The Hello Girls w/ Dr. Elizabeth Cobbs @ |32:05
  • 100C/100M in Worcester MA w/ Brian McCarthy @ |40:35
  • Speaking WW1 - Shody @ |46:15
  • Social Media Pick w/ Katherine Akey @ |48:15—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #62 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what was happening 100 years ago this week  - and it’s about WW1 NOW - news and updates about the centennial and the commemoration.

Mar 09, 2018
March 1918 Overview - Episode #61
00:53:40

Highlights - Healers of WW1

  • March Preview - Roundtable with Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey & Theo mayer | @02:15
  • Spoils of War from Russia - Mike Shuster | @13:10
  • Medicine in WW1 - Charles Van Way, George Thompson & Sanders Marble | @18:30
  • New VSO WW1 support site @ ww1cc.org/veteran | @26:00
  • African American nurses in WW1 - Dr. Marjorie DesRosier | @27:35
  • 100C/100M project from Raymond WA - Gordon Aleshire | @33:25
  • Women Physicians in WW1 - Eliza Chin, Keri Kukral & Mollie Marr | @36:50
  • Speaking WW1 - “Archie” | @43:10
  • WW1 War Tech - The Browning Machine Gun | @45:05
  • WWrite Blog on Brest-Litovsk Treaty | @47:10
  • American War Artist and his curator - Katherine Akey | @48:10—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #61 - It’s about WW [...]

Mar 03, 2018
Gov’s Expanding Power - Episode #60
00:46:13

Highlights

  • The Government’s Expanding Power | @10:30
  • America Emerges: 1st Division learns tough lessons - Edward Lengel | @08:55
  • War in the Sky: First US planes get shipped to France | @13:15
  • GWP Blog: Wrapup on Tuscania  - Mike Shuster | @15:30
  • A Century in the Making: A busy week for the memorial project | @20:15
  • Remembering Veterans: the 370th Infantry Regiment - Colonel Eugene Scott | @24:00
  • Education: Poppy Program in middle school - Taylor Gibbs & Lyvia bartoli | @31:35
  • Speaking WW1: Camouflage | @36:55
  • WW1 War Te [...]
Feb 23, 2018
Wilson Vs William - Episode #59
00:50:43

Highlights

  • Wilson vs William | @ 01:25
  • Stars and stripes launches | @ 07:30
  • War in the sky - AirMail | @ 08:50
  • America Emerges - 32nd Red Arrow Division - Dr. Edward Lengel | @ 10:45
  • Great War Project - German Homefront - Mike Shuster | @ 15:40
  • Commission News - Service Medals NOW | @ 20:15
  • Remembering Veterans - 371st Regiment - Sonya Grantham | @ 22:05
  • Speaking WWI - Doughboy Dictionary | @ 29:50
  • International Report - Brazil in WWI - Matheus Lacerda | @ 31:35
  • WW1 War Tech - Synthetic Rubber | @ 38:15
  • Articles & Posts - Freddie Stowers and Pyjamas | @ 39:55
  • Valentine’s Special - letters, stories and music | @ 42:25
  • The Buzz - Katherine Akey | @ 47:30—-more—-

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Welcome to World War 1 centennial News - episode #59 - It’s about WW1 THEN - what wa [...]

Feb 17, 2018
Food Will Win The War - Episode #58
00:56:48

Highlights

  • Food Will Win The War - an overview | @01:55
  • History through the lens of Food - Dr. Libby O’Connell  | @05:40
  • War in the sky | @10:30
  • America Emerges - Dr. Edward Lengel | @11:45
  • Great War Project - Mike Shuster | @17:25
  • Great War Channel on Youtube - Indy Neidell & Flo Wittig | @21:05
  • Family’s History - Ambassador Carol Moseley Braun | @29:25
  • Remembering Veterans - Dr. Richard Slotkin | @34:30
  • A Century in the Making - Maquette on Fox and Friends | @42:45
  • Speaking [...]
Feb 09, 2018
February 1918 Overview - Episode #57
00:56:52

Highlights

  • Feb. ‘18 overview - Ed Lengel, Katherine Akey, Theo Mayer | @01:40
  • War In The Sky 1918 preview - RG Head | @11:20
  • Fighting in Russia - Mike Shuster | @18:20
  • Harlem’s Rattlers - Dr. Jeffrey Sammons | @22:40
  • A Century in the Making - The maquette arrives in DC | @30:00
  • Speaking WWI - Attaboy! | @35:40
  • Nurse Josephine Heffernan - Dr. Marjorie DesRosier | @37:30
  • 100C/100M Beaverton Michigan - Ed Rachwitz & Scott Govitz | @43:25
  • WWI War Tech - Gas Masks | @47:55
  • Articles [...]
Feb 03, 2018