davidDr. David Yelton

Professor of History

Specializations: Specializations: Modern Germany, Second World War

(704) 406-4471



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