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The History of WWII Podcast - by Ray Harris Jr

A Society, Culture and History podcast featuring Ray Harris Jr
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A biweekly podcast covering the last great war. Join Ray Harris Jr as he explores World War Two in intimate detail.


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Episode 255- The Marines of Wake Island Don’t Know Quit
The Marines on Wake Island are down to four Wildcat fighters, but are determined to resist any Japanese invasion, no matter the odds. "Hammering Hank" and Maj. Putnam and their pilots score hit after hit, but the Japanese bombers and transports kee…
Episode 254-Guam Falls. Wake Island, The Alamo of the Pacific is Next
With MacArthur's airfields still smoldering, the Japanese attack Guam and Wake Island. But the Marines on Wake, though staggered after the first strike are determined to fight on.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Episode 253-Gen. MacArthur-Everything is in Readiness-The Philippines and Singapore
Gen. Douglas MacArthur, in command of all U.S. forces in The Philippines, is convinced that the Japanese will not attack until April of 1942 and plans accordingly. But as we have seen, Clark Field is ravaged and half of his B 17s are destroyed. Mea…


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Laszlo Montgomery reviewed this podcast on Oct 31st, 2018
"One of the best and longest lasting history podcasts out there. "
Kalum reviewed this podcast on Feb 9th, 2019
"An extremely thorough account of the events of WWII. Highlights very how the individuals and powers at play and their interactions were much more complex than usually discussed in the MSM. Truly eye-opening."

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Jan 1st, 2012
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May 27th, 2019
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