second world war

ARC funding for ongoing research into Japanese war crimes

November 21st, 2014

War crimes trial, Manila

Funding from the latest round of Australia Research Council (ARC) grants will enable Professor Sandra Wilson and a colleague ANU to continue their research into Japanese wartime brutality.

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Looking down the warpath

June 24th, 2013

Murdoch University’s World Wars Research Group (WWRG) held its first Colloquium on June 17–18, delving into decisions leading up to the First and Second World Wars.

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Research tracks little known Australian-US divide on war criminals

January 23rd, 2013

A Murdoch University History researcher is looking at how the Australian approach to Japanese war criminals differed from that of the US following the Second World War.

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Fremantle submarine base a major factor in Pacific war

November 7th, 2012

A Murdoch University professor is researching the history and importance of Fremantle’s submarine base during the Second World War – the largest in the Southern Hemisphere.

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