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Matthew Haultain-Gall

 Matthew Haultain-Gall obtained a PhD in History from the University of New South Wales (Sydney, Australia) in 2017 with a thesis tracing the memory of the First Australian Imperial Force's battles in Belgium and is currently a scientific collaborator at UCLouvain.


His research focusses on the cultural and social impacts of war. He is the recipient of several grants and awards, including the Australian Historical Association's Ken Inglis Prize.

In May 2019, he joined the CegeSoma as part of the team working on the EHRI Project.




 02/556.92.20 - Matthew.Haultain-Gall@arch.be




Publications :
  • “Soldier to civilian: the 1st Australian Division's transition from war to peace in Belgium, 1918–1919”, History Australia, 2019, 16:1, 20-37, DOI: 10.1080/14490854.2018.1558070. 
  • “The Great War on Display” (review of Jennifer Wellington's Exhibiting War), History Australia, 2019, 16:1, 220-222, DOI: 10.1080/14490854.2019.1582456.
  • “Les alliés en Belgique : Une occupation amicale », Le Vif/L'Express Hors-Séries : 1918-2018 : Quatre ans de guerre, cent ans d'impacts, 2018, https://www.levif.be/actualite/histoire/les-allies-en-belgique-une-occupation-amicale/article-normal-1042207.html
  • Forgetting and Remembering the Anzacs in Flanders Fields”, Overland, 2017, https://overland.org.au/2017/09/forgetting-and-remembering-the-anzacs-in-flanders-fields/
  • “Same old relics, same old story? Displaying the third battle of Ypres at the Australian War Memorial, past and present”, History Australia, 2017, 14:3, 444-460, DOI: 10.1080/14490854.2017.1359076.
  • “Bean, the Third Battle of Ypres and the Australian Narrative of the First World War”, Australian Historical Studies, 2016, 47:1, 135-151, DOI: 10.1080/1031461X.2015.1124897.
  • "Editorial", History in the Making, 2015, 4:1, 1-3.