233 episodes

A naval history podcast from Preble Hall - the United States Naval Academy Museum in Annapolis, Maryland. Preble Hall will interview historians, practitioners, military personnel, and other experts on a variety of naval history topics from ancient history to recent history.

Preble Hall U.S. Naval Academy Museum

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    • 4.8 • 77 Ratings

A naval history podcast from Preble Hall - the United States Naval Academy Museum in Annapolis, Maryland. Preble Hall will interview historians, practitioners, military personnel, and other experts on a variety of naval history topics from ancient history to recent history.

    CDR Randy Gogen - From Yeomanettes to Fighter Jets

    CDR Randy Gogen - From Yeomanettes to Fighter Jets

    Dr. Stephen Phillips interviews CDR Randy Gogen, USN-Ret, PhD, to discuss her book "From Yeomanettes to Fighter Jets: A Century of Women in the U.S. Navy."

    • 1 hr 29 min
    Peters, Bruns, and the Institute for Security Policy Kiel

    Peters, Bruns, and the Institute for Security Policy Kiel

    John Sherwood sits down with Johannes Peters and Sebastian Bruns of the Institute for Security Policy Kiel (ISPK) to discuss all things Kiel: the history of Kiel, Kiel Week, the Kiel International Seapower Seminar (KISS), and the Institute for Security Policy at Kiel University.

    • 51 min
    Dr. Sarah Kirchberger PLA Navy Part II

    Dr. Sarah Kirchberger PLA Navy Part II

    Part II of John Sherwood’s interview with China expert Sarah Kirchberger offers a contemporary “tour of China’s waterfront,” looking at China’s perceived maritime threats as well as the capabilities and characteristics of its contemporary Navy. Dr. Kirchberger also examines the current state of China’s shipbuilding and naval technology industries. For an overview of the history of the PLA Navy, please listen to Part I of this interview. Dr. Sherwood conducted these interviews at the offices of the Institute for Security Policy at Kiel University, where Dr. Kirchberger serves as academic director.

    • 47 min
    Dr. Sarah Kirchberger PLA Navy Part I

    Dr. Sarah Kirchberger PLA Navy Part I

    Dr. John Sherwood interviews Germany’s leading expert on the Chinese Navy, Dr. Sarah Kirchberger. In part one of a two-part interview, Dr. Kirchberger discusses the history of the PLA Navy and how it has evolved from a coastal and riverine force to one whose ambition is to dominate the Western Pacific. Part Two will focus on the PLA’s current capabilities. Dr. Sherwood conducted these interviews at the offices of the Institute for Security Policy at Kiel University (ISPK), where Dr. Kirchberger serves as academic director.

    • 40 min
    Captain Brett Crozier, USN-Ret, Surf While You Can

    Captain Brett Crozier, USN-Ret, Surf While You Can

    Dr. Stephen Phillips interviews Captain Brett Crozier, USN-Ret, to discuss his book, "Surf While You Can" to include reviewing the COVID outbreak aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) in March of 2020 while he was in command.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Interview with Dr. Cameron McCoy, Part 2

    Interview with Dr. Cameron McCoy, Part 2

    Dr. John Sherwood of the Naval History and Heritage Command continues his interview with Dr. Cameron McCoy, the author of the new book, Contested Valor: African American Marines in the Age of Power, Protest, and Tokenism. In Part I of this interview, Dr. McCoy discussed the history of African American Marines during World War II and Korea. Today in Part II, he will focus on the Post Korean War period and Vietnam.

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
77 Ratings

77 Ratings

SciFiLitGuy ,

Sea Stories and Science Fiction Podcast Approves

If you love Navy history you’ll love this podcast. Includes interviews and true stories about hero’s, adventures, ships and battles from every era in the US Navy’s colorful history.

Liberty MO ,

Such a great mix of topics

I love the diversity of topics that are covered. Always something interesting and engaging. Very solid interviews.

Tiernan Forslayer ,

One of the Best Naval History Podcasts

As someone who enjoys learning about Naval History, I love how this podcast finds interesting subjects (mostly American) to educate listeners about. It’s also very fun to learn about the US Naval Academy and it’s culture/history. Can’t wait for more!

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