Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Welcome to 1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries Podcast!

NEW APP "1001 STORIES NETWORK" COMING SOON!

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTIONS AVAILABLE NOW AT:

https://my.libsyn.com/subscription/list/1001stories 

PREMIUM MEMBERS TO RECEIVE:

  • ACCESS TO 100% OF ALL SHOW ARCHIVES (PREMIUM MEMBER CONTENT IS NOW 90% OF 1001 NETWORK, NON-PREMIUM GETS 10% ACCESS). Shows: 1001 Heroes, 1001 Classic Short Stories, 1001 Stories For The Road. (Todays History Minute is still in pilot mode see www.todayshistoryminute.com)
  • ALL AD-FREE
  • BONUS CONTENT EPISODES, INTERVIEWS, AND PERSONAL STORIES
  • ENTIRE 1001 STORIES FOR THE ROAD SHOW (Features new and "Best Of" content

This fast-paced, compelling audio show has set a new standard for history storytelling in podcasting, often placing the listener at a crucial moment in history from the outset, and always managing to deliver on tense human drama based upon accurate and painstaking research.

In five words: We Make History Come Alive

1001 Heroes has delivered 5 million episode listens worldwide since our first episode (Gremlins) in 2015. 

 

 

 

Feb 5, 2018

In part one the US makes the tough decision to attack the well-fortified island of Iwo Jima, and does so beginning on Feb. 18th, 1945, with heavy losses. This episode covers the US attack through day one. Conclusion coming in two weeks.

Mentioned in this episode: The #NavahoCodeTalkers, John Basilone, Pete Stein, Darrell S Cole (The Reluctant Bugler), #USSYorktown, #IwoJima, Mt. Suribachi, D-Day at Iwo, #USMarines

Part Two will feature: The Story of the Flags at Iwo Jima, The Battle,Heroism

Names: Glenn M Stroven USMC, Lt. Gen. F Lawrence Snowden USMC, Cpt. Jerry Yellen USAAF, RV Burgin USMC, George Raffield USMC, pfc Arthur Rodriguez USMC, Gilmon Brooks USMC, Tim Timvold USMC, Darrell S Cole Sgt USMC, John Basilone Sgt USMC

Music: NCM, Ross Bugden -"Drive", US Marine Corps Hymn USMC Band