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Battles and Banter: A Relaxed Military History Podcast

Nov 16, 2019

For the next fictional installment of Battles & Banter, Avery is joined by Justin & Jeff to talk about one of the most famous battles in the Star Wars franchise: The Battle of Hoth. Otherwise known as the Evacuation of Echo Base, the battle on the arctic planet featured the soldiers of the Rebel Alliance fighting a...


Nov 15, 2019

On this episode of Battles & Banter, things get crazy! First of all, Avery, Codie & Tony are joined by the one and only Rich Condon of "Civil War Pittsburgh" and "Pennsylvania in the Civil War" to talk about the Battle of Fort Necessity. Not only known for being the first major battle with George Washington in...


Nov 4, 2019

The gang's all here!!! Avery, Codie & Tony are back together to talk about the violent prelude to the Gettysburg Campaign of 1863; heralded as Lee's greatest victory, The Battle of Chancellorsville within Spotsylvania County, Virgina stands as the fourth bloodiest single battle of the war with nearly 30,000 casualties...


Nov 4, 2019

On this episode of Battles and Banter, Avery is once again joined by Patrick McGuire of "History Things with Pat" to discuss the climax of Sherman's March to the Sea: the brief and small-scale battle of Fort McAllister outside Savannah, Georgia. Pat goes into great detail of  how much of a badass William Tecumseh...