Duke of Wellington Medal for Military History 2018

See the winner and shortlist for this year's award.

RUSI is delighted to announce Lieutenant General (Ret’d) Sir John Kiszely KCB MC DL as the first recipient of the Duke of Wellington Medal for Military History.


  • Dr Srinath Raghavan

    India’s War: The Making of Modern South Asia, 1939-1945

  • Peter Grindal CB

    Opposing the Slavers: The Royal Navy’s Campaign against the Atlantic Slave Trade

  • Lt Gen (Ret’d) Sir John Kiszely

    Anatomy of a Campaign: The British Fiasco in Norway, 1940

  • Dr Alexander Hill

    The Red Army and the Second World War

  • Oona A. Hathaway and Scott J. Shapiro

    The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World

  • Professor Theo Farrell

    Unwinnable: Britain’s War in Afghanistan, 2001-2014

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