'Personalised War Histories & Personalised Battlefield Tours' is an
service designed to provide you with:
- deeply researched information about your service person's wartime experiences
and / or
- access to the highest quality and most cost effective tours of the
Personalised War Histories' is a research service which provides
information, understanding and a deeper insight into the participation of
Australians in War - ordinary Australians whose response for their country
The service is an excellent resource for the
enquirer who wants to solve some long standing mystery or area of
intrigue, for the traveller preparing for a battlefield tour following
their family member's footsteps, or the typical family whose curiosity is
high because their service person simply "didn't talk about the war".
Major areas of research include the participation of Australian
forces in the First World War and the Second World War. Other
projects may relate to the service of Australians in the Boer War, the
Korean War, Vietnam and other conflicts.
research service is offered to a wide range of customers including
individuals, families, schools and corporate clients and is available to
enquirers located in any country.
Denis McCarthy is a professional military history researcher who
has enthralled many of his clients with his capacity for thoroughness in
getting to the bottom of a case, his forensic detective work, creative
approach and first class presentation of material.
In addition to his research work, Denis is also manages battlefield
tours. His historical knowledge has been greatly enhanced by
numerous trips to Gallipoli, the heart of the Anzac tradition. He
has also frequently visited the Western Front battlefields of
France and Belgium and those of the Second World War in North Africa including Tobruk and El
Denis is able to facilitate access to
larger group tours, or customised tours for schools, small groups or
individual travellers. His speciality is combining research with
tour planning to ensure that pilgrims to the battlefields are fully
prepared with high quality information which places them on the right
piece of ground in relation to their service person of interest.