History Podcasts

Patton and Churchill's Experiences Before and During World War Two

Patton and Churchill's Experiences Before and During World War Two

This is an anthology episode that looks at the experiences of Winston Churchill and Gen. George S. Patton before and during World War Two. Specifically this episode will explore

  • Patton's experiences in World War One as a tank commander
  • Churchill's wilderness years in the 30s in which many thought his career was over
  • Patton's theatrical entrance into German in 1945
  • America's (and FDR's) first reaction to the Pearl Harbor bombing