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Researcher: Coombes, DG (Dr David Coombes)

Fields of Research

Australian history

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in human society
Expanding knowledge in history, heritage and archaeology
Understanding Australia's past

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Crossing the Wire: the untold stories of Australian POWs in battle and captivity during WWI; Big Sky Publishing
Moorshead. Hero of Tobruk and El Alamein; Oxford University Press
The Lionheart: A Life of Lieutenant-General Sir Talbot Hobbs; Australian Military History Publications

Research Projects

Australian Soldiers in Captivity in World War I; Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPAC)
Australian Soldiers in Captivity in World War I; Commonwealth Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)

Research Candidate Supervision