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WW1 Centennial News for October 26, 2018 - Episode #95

Brigadier General Hunter LiggettBrigadier General Hunter Liggett - Not the best know field general, but he was crucial to the AEF's success in Europe

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Highlights: Preparing for Peace & War

Host: Theo Mayer

  • Preparing for Peace & War - Host | @01:50
  • The fighting and plans continue - Mike Shuster | @08:40
  • America Emerges: Brig. Gen. Hunter Liggett - Dr. Edward Lengel | @12:35
  • Live Streaming Armistice events - Host | @19:30
  • Events around the nation - Host | @21:35
  • Pvt. Roy W. Hamm Tribute Train - Ted Lemen | @23:15
  • “Hello Girl” Grace Banker - Carolyn Timbie | @28:40
  • Century of Sound - James Errington | @36:05
  • Speaking WWI: Nothing to write home about - Host | @44:25
  • WWI WarTech: Flexing the new arsenal - Host | @45:35
  • Articles & Posts: The Dispatch - Host | @47:35
  • The Buzz: Social Media Posts - Katherine Akey | @52:05

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World War One Then

100 Years Ago

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America emerges: Military Stories from WW1

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Remembering Veterans

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Articles and Posts

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The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

The Starr Foundation


Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katherine Akey

Additional Scripting: Dr. Edward Lengel

Interview editing: Mac Nelsen and Tim Crowe

Research: JL Michaud

Intern: Rachel Hurt


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