Col Nick Lipscombe

Col Nick Lipscombe

Accomplished historian, author and lecturer

Colonel Nick Lipscombe MSc FRHistS served for 34 years in the British Army; seeing considerable operational duty with the British and American armies. He was awarded the US Bronze Star in 2006. He is an accomplished historian, author and lecturer. He was made a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society in 2016. He has concentrated on the Napoleonic Wars and the Peninsular War in particular but is now working on projects associated with the English Civil War. He is a part-time tutor at the University of Oxford, and a member of numerous historical societies. His works include the award winning Peninsular War Atlas and Concise History, Wellington’s Guns, Wellington Invades France, the official Waterloo 200 Bicentenary book on the Battle of Waterloo and, most recently, Wellington’s Eastern Front.

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