Dr John Greenacre - Guide

John spent 24 years in the British army as a helicopter pilot and staff officer during which time he developed a professional interest in military history. He was awarded a PhD in history by the University of Leeds and has authored and contributed to several books on Second World War subjects.

John’s chief interest is in the development of warfare from the First World War, through the Second World War to the Cold War. Hence he is familiar with Twentieth Century battlefields across Europe; from Malta to Berlin and from the Somme to Monte Cassino.

John is a member of our ITG Realties of War guide team.

Fields of Expertise:

First World War, Second World War, The Home Front, Nazi Germany, Cold War, Development of Warfare