Peter served for 35 years in the Australian Army Reserve as an infantry officer and retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.  He was awarded the Reserve Force Decoration for his service.

Peter is a military historian, battlefield guide and speaker on Australian military history.

He is currently studying a Master’s Degree in Military History through the Australian Defence Force Academy Canberra campus of the University of New South Wales.

Peter is a member of:

  • the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Strategic Studies of NSW (board member)
  • the International Guild of Battlefield Guides (UK)
  • the Australian Branch of the Western Front Association
  • the Gallipoli Association (UK)
  • Friends of the Australian War Memorial