davidDr. David Yelton

Professor of History

Specializations: Specializations: Modern Germany, Second World War

(704) 406-4471

dyelton@gardner-webb.edu

 

Education: Ph.D., M.A. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; B.A. Appalachian State University

 

Profesor Yelton’s work focuses on the citizen militia of Nazi Germany at the end of the Second World War. Author of two books on the subject and a “Who’s Who among American Teachers,” he teaches courses on the Second World War, Modern Europe, Historical Methods, and Western Civilization.

 

Selected Publications by Dr. Yelton

 

Hitler’s Home Guard: Volkssturmmann Western Front, 1944-45

 

Hitler’s Volkssturm: The Nazi Militia and the Fall of Germany, 1944-1945

 

Curriculum Vitae