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DR Georgina Fitzpatrick


  • Australian War Crimes Trials
  • Internment Second World War
  • Jewish Settlement



  • Georgina Fitzpatrick is lead author and was Research Fellow (historian) on an ARC Linkage grant which resulted in Australia's War Crimes Trials, 1945-51, published in 2016. This book has been shortlisted for the Premier of NSW's History Awards 2017 in the Australian history category. Georgina's PhD (ANU, 2009) was awarded for her thesis, 'Britishers Behind Barbed Wire: Internment in Australia during the Second World War'. She is currently preparing this for publication. She has also begun a new project on Jewish Settlement in Australia through the lens of four generations of one family from convicts to chorus girls.   


Selected publications


Education and training

  • Phd, Australian National University
  • H.DIP.ED,
  • M.A, University of Melbourne 1975
  • B.A (HONS), University of Melbourne 1969