Ian Isherwood

Assistant Director of Civil War Institute

In 2010-2011 Isherwood was the recipient of The General and Mrs. Matthew B. Ridgway Military History Research Grant from the U.S. Army Military History Institute.


Twentieth century British history and World War I

Expertise: Military history

Education: Ph.D. University of Glasgow, M.A. Dartmouth College, B.A. Gettysburg College

Recent Work:

Isherwood recently completed his Ph.D. at the University of Glasgow. His dissertation, "The Greater War: British Memorial Literature, 1918-1939," concerned First World War British veterans writing about their war experiences in the 1920s and 1930s.

Contact Information:

(p) 717.337.8253
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Civil War Institute
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Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400

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