In 2016 the Memorial began writing the official history of the most recent conflicts in which Australia has been involved.
The team, led by Official Historian Professor Craig Stockings, will provide a detailed, authoritative account of Australia’s extensive and complex combat operations in Iraq (2003–11) and Afghanistan (2001–14), as well as its role in peacekeeping operations in East Timor (1999–2012).
Dr David Stevens, Afghanistan Volume 1
Dr Rhys Crawley, Afghanistan Volume 2
Dr Steven Bullard, Afghanistan Volume 3
Dr Roger Lee, Iraq Volume
Dr Craig Stockings, East Timor Volume 1
Dr Rob Stevenson, East Timor Volume 2
Dr William Westerman, Dr Tristian Moss, Dr Chad Mitcham, Dr Margaret Hutchison, Dr Tom Richardson and Miesje de Vogel. Ashleigh Brown is the Project Support Officer. Read more about the researchers.
The Official History team welcomes input from veterans and families of veterans who have served in or supported the operations in East Timor, Iraq, and Afghanistan.