50 Best War Podcasts
Here are 50 Best War Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
The Pacific War week by week 80 years after.
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History of the Second World War is a weekly podcast that will cover World War 2, beginning with the tumultuous years after the First World War, continuing into the descent into war during the 1930s, through the war years, and then into the post-war aftermath.
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A weekly podcast on the Korean War.
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The Russia-Ukraine War Report provides comprehensive, fact-based news coverage about the war in Ukraine. Our team of journalists, researchers, and analysts are from Georgia, Israel, Canada, Finland, Poland, Ukraine, the US, and the UK. We go beyond content aggregation and provide analysis and assessments on how today's stories shape the war's future. Our coverage includes the battlefront, geopolitics, economics, and human impact.
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Play⋅ 11.6K⋅ 10.2K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 31 min Get Email Contact
Barnsley, England, UK
Walk the battlefields of the First World War with Military Historian, Paul Reed. In these podcasts, Paul brings together over 35 years of studying the Great War, from the stories of veterans he interviewed, to when he spent more than a decade living on the Old Front Line in the heart of the Somme battlefields.
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Play⋅ 3.3K⋅ 47K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 59 min ⋅ Mar 2020 Get Email Contact
Get fresh perspectives and great insights on America's defining event from the historians at Emerging Civil War. Co-hosted by Chris Mackowski and a revolving cadre of ECW's contributors, the Emerging Civil War Podcast taps into an award-winning lineup of historians from a wide variety of backgrounds, with a wide variety of interests. Listen to the Emerging Civil War Podcast and be part of the conversation. We'll see you online and on the battlefield.
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Washington, District of Columbia, US
War on the Rocks is a platform for analysis, commentary, debate and multimedia content on national security issues through a realist lens. The podcasts produced by an array of writers with deep experience in these matters: top-notch scholars who study war, those who have served or worked in war zones, and more than a few who have done it all.
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Play⋅ 31.7K⋅ 153.1K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 30 min ⋅ Jul 2013 Get Email Contact
Manchester, England, UK
Listen to our conversations with those that experienced the Cold War and those who are fascinated. Featuring many untold stories.
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Play⋅ 3.6K⋅ 17.3K⋅ 747 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 59 min ⋅ Apr 2018 Get Email Contact
The History of the Cold War Podcast will cover the Cold war from the period of roughly 1945 to 1991 and the fall of the soviet union in bi-monthly installments on the first and fifteenth. This podcast will examine the cold war from several different perspectives including political, diplomatic, cultural, ideological, etc. this series is intended to be a grand narrative of the conflict exploring it from its early origins to its final moments and its effects on the world today. Listen to this incredible journey as we reexamine the cold war in light of new facts and new perspectives.
Play⋅ 2.5K⋅ 612 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 38 min ⋅ Dec 2015 Get Email Contact
The Battles of the First World War Podcast is a new podcast that looks to go in-depth into the battles of the Great War of 1914-1918. The goal is to really go into the details of how and why these battles unfolded and happened as they did. In telling the narrative of these clashes we can revisit some of the stories of the men and women who lived, fought, and died during the first titanic struggle of the 20th Century, for these people have stories that deserve to be told.
Play⋅ 2.3K⋅ 2.6K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 48 min ⋅ May 2016 Get Email Contact
Norfolk, Virginia, US
World War I created many of the political, cultural, and economic fault lines of the world today. Produced by the MacArthur Memorial, this podcast explores the causes, the major players, the battles, the technology, and the popular culture of World War I.
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The Modern War Institute podcast is the flagship podcast of the Modern War Institute at West Point. Featured guests include senior military and defense leaders, scholars, and others who discuss the most important issues related to modern conflict.
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A podcast to spread awareness about Gulf War illness and the side effects faced by the veterans that were involved in the conflict. The goal is to provide information, exchange stories, and help unite veterans.
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Author and historian Michael K. Shaffer shares accounts from his book 'Day by Day Through the Civil War in Georgia.' Each episode will cover social, political, economic, and military events in wartime Georgia.
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Welcome to a new podcast series where we revisit some of our most riveting and educational discussions on World War II.
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The Civil War Regiments Podcast is a collection of accounts and diary entries of the common soldiers of the American Civil War, along with unit histories and battle narratives, to help educate and offer a better understanding of the daily life of soldiers from 1861-1865.
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A podcast all about the history of Second World War Prisoner-of-War escapes.
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A podcast about Civil War deep dives & wall Civil War topics. That's what we are about. BOOP!
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The bloodiest war on American soil. States vs. States. Brothers vs. Brothers. There were over 380 official battles in the Civil War and we are here to re-live every single one of them. We mix our blend of non-PC, humor, and fun banter to give you a Civil War podcast like you never heard before!
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History is, indeed, a story. With his unique voice and engaging delivery, historian and veteran storyteller Fred Kiger will help the compelling stories of the American Civil War come alive in every episode. Filled with momentous issues and repercussions that still resonate with us today, this series will feature events and people from that period and will strive to make you feel as if you were there.
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21. Cold War Radio
We're Back on https://www.spreaker.com/show/cold-war-radio Cold War Radio is an effort to ensure this period in our history is not forgotten or rewritten. The show provides an analysis of current events as well as reflections on the post-WWII decades. Your Host Hutch Bailie Jr. mans the Northeast Command deep down in the Bunker, Dr. Ward Miller is in on Monday and Wednesday, Friday it's Week In Review. Rocky has your back in the chatroom.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 132 min Get Email Contact
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
This podcast series will endeavor to cover the story from both the British and Argentinian points of view.It was an odd war, fought with the same weapons, NATO weapons. But bullets don't recognize nationalities, nor do torpedoes and missiles, and both sides were going to brutalize each other with western arms.
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Welcome to the Emerging Revolutionary War podcast! Emerging Revolutionary War is a public history platform that explores all aspects of the Revolutionary War with up-and-coming historians and connects this history to the places where it occurred. We strive to make it fun and engaging for all audiences.
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This is Russo-Ukrainian War News Now. A summary of the most shared Russo-Ukrainian War news stories.
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History of the Great War is a weekly podcast that will cover the First World War that occurred between 1914 and 1918. Every week we will be discussing the events that occurred exactly 100 years ago. We will journey from the borders of France in the blistering heat of 1914, to the shores of Gallipoli, to the banks of Somme, to the final knockout attempt by the German army in the spring of 1918.
Play⋅ 6.7K⋅ 2.2K ⋅5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 31 min Get Email Contact
26. Civil War Weekly
Civil War Weekly is a podcast that examines what happened this week 160 years ago during the American Civil War. We will be taking a week-by-week journey through the narrative of the Civil War from Fort Sumter to Appomattox and beyond.
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Aaron Elson went to a reunion of the 712th Tank Battalion in 1987, seven years after his father passed away. Aaron was so moved by the stories the veterans shared that he returned two reunions later with a tape recorder. The rest is history. Oral history.
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American war history told by American Warriors. Each season of America: Fog Of War highlights the story of one of America's military conflicts with the goals of honoring, and remembering, the lineage of the American Warrior and connecting our current, and future, American Warriors to those of our past. Where time may vary the instruments of war, but the combat experience remains the same.
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Learn about the battles, events, and people that shaped the turning point in American history.
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Readings of Regimental Histories written by the soldiers who fought in the American Civil War. Relive the tales they weave on their marches across Antietam, Gettysburg, and more!
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A history podcast in which Rich & Tracy weave together a chronological narrative of the Civil War era.
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Play⋅ 6.7K⋅ 3.1K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 30 min ⋅ Nov 2012 Get Email Contact
Master political strategist James Carville and revered journalist Al Hunt convene a war room each week to discuss the battle for the soul of the nation! Join them as they gather the sharpest minds from across the country to see who has the most compelling case for the American people on the issues that matter most.
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Play⋅ 12.6K⋅ 21.6K ⋅4 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 67 min ⋅ Oct 2019 Get Email Contact
Remarkable stories of war told by those who fought for a proud nation. Their words. Their voices. Our first episodes tell riveting stories from World War II, then we move on to the Vietnam War and other dramatic conflicts.
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A biweekly podcast covering the last great war. A podcast on itunes and a website dedicated to telling the story of World War II.
Also in World War II Podcasts, History Podcasts
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'War Stories' is conversational military history hosted by Preston Stewart. Storytelling military and historical events from WWI to WWII, Korea to Vietnam, and Iraq to Afghanistan, we bring on varied guests to help continue to document our warriors, both past and present.
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36. War & Peace
War and Peace is a new podcast series from the International Crisis Group Olga Oliker and Hugh Pope interview experts about all things Europe and its neighborhood from Russia to Turkey and beyond. Their guests shed new light on everything that helps or hinders prospects for peace.
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Tempe, Arizona, US
Each week since October 2004, host Gerald Prokopowicz and a guest discuss the various aspects of Civil War History. Each show consists of an hour-long conversation with guests from the very well-known historians James McPherson, Doris Kearns Goodwin, and Gary Gallagher to mention a few. Gerald also speaks with artists such as Don Troiani, filmmakers Ken Burns, re-enactors Rob Hodge, novelists Jeff Shaara, curators, game designers, children's authors, collectors, and others.
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Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 59 min Get Email Contact
38. Untold Civil War
This Podcast aims to bring to light all the stories of the Civil War that remain forgotten and yet, are vital to our understanding of the conflict.
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Each episode, a different true story of war, told either by the veterans who lived it or people who are connected to the true story, supplemented by original music, immersive sound design, and performances recreating some of these true moments in military life.
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Oksana is determined not to leave her parents behind in Kiev. Ilyas dreams of being reunited with his wife and children who have fled to Poland. Seva is a CEO turned volunteer who's now supplying Ukrainian troops on the front line. War with Russia has changed their lives forever.But what does the future hold? Every Friday, Ukraine War Diaries follows first-hand experiences of life in a country at war.From the producers of Sky News StoryCast.
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Analysis of the war in Ukraine, as well as deep-dives into warfighting strategy and leadership
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A chronological look at the origins and battles of the First World War from 1890-1920.
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2 Historians DIVE DEEP on films about the war(s) in Vietnam. Laughs and historical analysis await!
Also in Vietnam War Podcasts, Vietnam Podcasts
Play 2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 84 min ⋅ Jun 2020 Get Email Contact
The War in Ukraine Daily, a podcast from Audacy here to give you the very latest information on the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.
Play 30 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 10 min Get Email Contact
The Pacific War Channel covers the complete history of the Asia-Pacific War of 1937-1945 and all the major events that led up to it. Topics include The Opium Wars, Taiping Rebellion, Meiji Restoration, Sino-japanese war, Boxer Rebellion, Russo-Japanese War, WW1 in Asia, and the Second Sino-Japanese War.*We also have our 'SpeakEasy' Podcast where we still speak about History, but also silly stuff like anime, gaming, Godzilla, movies, comics all while drinking profusely.
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46. War on Truth
What's fake, what's real? Stories from the information war over Ukraine. BBC disinformation reporter Marianna Spring speaks to people caught up in the battle for the truth.
Play 9 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 16 min Get Email Contact