Mr William Westerman

William Westerman
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • PUBLICATIONS

Books

Westerman W, 2018, The Battle of Broodseinde Ridge 1917, Big Sky Publishing

Westerman WF, 2017, Soldiers and Gentlemen : Australian Battalion Commanders in the Great War, 1914-1918, Cambridge University Press

Book Chapters

Westerman W, 2018, 'Military Education: Establishing the Diploma of Military Science, 1907-1915', in Richardson T; Moss T (ed.), Beyond Combat: Australian Military Activity Away From the Battlefield, UNSW Press

Westerman W, 2018, 'Wallabies and Lions: Situating Australian Military History Within British Imperial Historiographical Debates', in Stanley P (ed.), Jeff Grey: A Life in History, School of Humanities &​ Social Sciences, UNSW Canberra

Westerman WF, 2016, 'The Middle-Class At War: The intersection of military, cultural and social histories of the AIF in the First World War', in Moss T; Richardson TE (ed.), New Directions In War and History: Debating Military History, Big Sky Publishing, http://dx.doi.org/https://www.unsw.adfa.edu.au/australian-centre-for-the-study-of-armed-conflict-and-society/sites/acsacs/files/uploads/New%20directions%20in%20war%20and%20History%20Internals_0.pdf

Journal articles

Westerman W, 2019, 'Change and continuity in combat: a statistical analysis of the officers of 5th Australian Infantry Battalion, 1914 to 1918', First World War Studies, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19475020.2018.1520140

Westerman W, 2017, 'The Handy Man of the Division: Assessing the effectiveness of the pioneer battalion concept in the First Australian Imperial Force', British Journal of Military History, vol. 3, pp. 43 - 61, http://www.bjmh.org.uk/index.php/bjmh/article/view/161/130

Westerman WF, 2017, 'The Real Controller of the Battle: The Importance of Studying Tactical Battalion Command—A Case Study', Journal of Military History, http://web.b.ebscohost.com/ehost/pdfviewer/pdfviewer?vid=1&sid=aca64b86-0554-4737-a0c7-6cc962bbf7ee@sessionmgr101

Westerman W, 2017, 'Before the Main Game: Australia's Citizen Infantry Battalion Commanders before the First World War', INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MILITARY HISTORY AND HISTORIOGRAPHY, vol. 37, pp. 9 - 34, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/24683302-03701003

Other

Westerman W, Warfare 1914-1918 (Australia)

Theses / Dissertations

Westerman WF, 2014, Soldiers and Gentlemen: Australian Battalion Commanders in the Great War 1914-1918, thesis

Conference Presentations

Westerman W, 2018, 'Conduct Unbecoming: Charles Bean and reputational management among Australian infantry battalion commanders', in , Recording, Narrating and Archiving the First World War, International Society for First World War Studies, presented at Recording, Narrating and Archiving the First World War, International Society for First World War Studies, 09 - 11 July 2018

Westerman WF, 2017, 'The Diploma of Military Science: a progenitor of Australian professional military education', in , Beyond Combat: History and the Military’s Other Tasks, UNSW Canberra, presented at Beyond Combat: History and the Military’s Other Tasks, UNSW Canberra, 13 - 14 July 2017

Westerman WF, 2016, 'The Middle-Class At War: The intersection of military, cultural and social histories of the AIF in the First World War', in , New Directions In War and History, ANU, presented at New Directions In War and History, ANU, 04 - 05 February 2016

Westerman WF, 2015, 'One small piece of the puzzle: Australian success at Mont St. Quentin in the context of the British Empire at War in 1918', in , The First World War: Local, Global and Imperial Perspectives, University of Newcastle, presented at The First World War: Local, Global and Imperial Perspectives, University of Newcastle, 25 - 27 March 2015