Roy Holtz on Harley ridding through Belgium town of Spa

The Doughboy Podcast for November 4, 2019 - Episode #147

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SPECIAL: First Man into Germany

The full unabridged story of
First into Germany: SGT Roy Holtz - And he did it on a Harley
By author Robert Laplander
Read by Host, Theo Mayer

  • Introduction | 01:55 
  • Part 1: Yup, That’s Me! | 03:10
  • Part 2: It’s Off to War… | 08:25
  • Part 3: Rolling With the Red Arrow! | 14:25
  • Part 4: Oh… You’ve GOT to be kidding!? | 20:05
  • Part 5: The Real Story Behind the Picture. | 27:10
  • Epilog | 32:50

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Podcast Notes

Rob Laplander Links


Links to WWI Harley info



The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Doughboy Foundation



Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katherine Akey & Katz Laszlo

Interview editing: Mac Nelsen and Tim Crowe

Research: JL Michaud