David Sutton Historian

Dr David Sutton began working as a historian in the Military History Section at the Australian War Memorial in 2017. David has previously worked at the University of Wollongong, where he taught twentieth century history and politics, and world history in the early modern period. His doctoral research focused on Operations Barbarossa and Typhoon in the Second World War, in particular, German Army Group Centre’s drive towards Moscow in 1941.

At the Memorial, David conducts research into Australia’s involvement in the Second World War, researches and writes Last Post Ceremony biographies, and is on the editorial committee of Wartime. Please feel free to contact David if you have any enquiries about his research or areas of expertise.