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The Death of Max Immelmann – Haig’s Final Offensive I THE GREAT WAR – Week 100

The Death of Max Immelmann – Haig’s Final Offensive I THE GREAT WAR – Week 100

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You may or may not know this, but the great pilots, the flying aces, were the rock stars of World War One, celebrated far and wide as heroes of their nations, and in 1916 there was perhaps none greater than Max Immelmann. Until this week 100 years ago when Max Immelmann died. I’m Indy Neidell; […]

Warsaw Falls – The Fokker Scourge Begins I THE GREAT WAR Week 54

Warsaw Falls – The Fokker Scourge Begins I THE GREAT WAR Week 54

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Russia had been steadily losing territory for over three months now, and six weeks ago even lost Lemberg, the capital of Galicia, but this week it gets even worse, for this week the Germans take Warsaw. I’m Indy Neidell; this is the Great War. Last week, the war celebrated its first birthday in a previously […]