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President Teddy Roosevelt dies in January 1919

WW1 Centennial News for January 18, 2019 - Episode #106

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Highlights: Welcome Home, it’s Prohibition!

Episode #106

Host: Theo Mayer

  • The Headlines 100 Years Ago - Host | @02:00
  • The 308th Regiment’s Journey Home - Dr. Edward Lengel | @12:00
  • Wilson Goes to Rome - Mike Shuster | @19:10
  • First Into Germany: SGT Roy Holtz - And he did it on a Harley - Host | @23:15
    (Courtesy of author Robert Laplander)
  • A Century in the Making: The Winning Team Part 2 - Joe Weishaar & Sabin Howard | @30:50
  • Introducing Phil Mazzara - Host | @40:00
  • The Story of a Memorial Hunter - Bob Shay | @42:30

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World War I - THEN

The Headlines 100 Years Ago (Paid access only)

Military Stories - Ed Lengel

The Great War - Mike Schuster

Special: First Into Germany, Sgt. Roy Holtz Part 2. - Host
By Robert Laplander

World War I - NOW

A Century in The Making - Joe Weishaar & Sabin Howard

Remembering Veterans: The Story of a Memorial Hunter - Bob Shay


The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

The Starr Foundation


Executive Producer: Dan Dayton

Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katalin Laszlo

Written by: Theo Mayer

Short story provided by

Robert Laplander

Special segment hosts:

Mike Shuster
Dr. Edward Lengel


JL Michaud
Dave Kramer


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