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The Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay

WW1 Centennial News for August 19, 2019 - Episode #136

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Highlights: The Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay

Episode #136

Host - Theo Mayer

  • 100 Years Ago: The Turning Tide - August 1918 - Host | @ 02:10
  • 100 Years Ago: The Aftermath - August 1919 - Host | @ 07:20
  • Remembering Veterans: The Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay - Daniel J. Basta | @ 09:25 
  • Commission News | @ 22:05
  • Spotlight on the Media: “Over There with Private Graham” - Steve Badgley, Bruce Jarvis | @ 24:55 
  • Articles & Posts: Weekly Dispatch - Host | @ 35:55
  • “Making History”: The Hello Girls Cast Album -Music Snippet | @ 42:55

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World War I - THEN

100 Years Ago

The Turning Tide - August 1918 - Host

The Aftermath - August 1919 - Host


St. John, Rachel, “The Raging Controversy at the Border Began with This Incident 100 Years Ago,” Smithsonian Magazine, July 2018

“Our Cavalry Pursues Bandits in Mexico,” New York Times, August 20, 1919,

Mintz, Steven, “Historical Context: Post World War I Labor Tensions,” History Now, Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History,

World War I - NOW

Remembering Veterans

The Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay - Daniel J. Basta


-77.0449321/mallows+bay/@38.4726275,-77.2720704,710m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m9!4m8!1m1!4e1!1m5!1m1!1s0x89b6fcb80871be77:0x95ddc2bdf0c9018d!2m2!1d-77.2636222!2d38.4683288" style="text-decoration: none;">Google Earth of Mallows Bay

Commission News

American Legion Conference



Digital Download The Hello Girls Cast Album Promo



Digital Download WWI Genealogy Research Guide Promo



Sabin Howard Facebook Page


Spotlight on the Media

“Over There With Private Graham? - Steve Badgley, Bruce Jarvis


Book on Badgley Publishing:

Book on Amazon:

Articles and Posts

Highlight from the Dispatch Newsletter - Host 




The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Doughboy Foundation


Executive Producer: Dan Dayton

Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Juliette Cowall

Written by: Theo Mayer and David Kramer


Mac Nelsen
Tim Crowe

Website support: JL Michaud


Special guests:

Daniel J.  Basta

Steve Badgley and Bruce Jarvis



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