| Hew Strachan |
|Born||1 September 1949|
|Alma mater||Rugby School, Corpus Christi College Cambridge|
|Member of||Institute for Statecraft, Royal United Services Institute for Defence Studies|
|Interests||World War I|
Military historian with an active interest in the amount of UK defence spending. Institute for Statecraft advisor.
"He is a member of the Chief of Defence Staff’s Strategic Advisory Panel, the Defence Academy Advisory Board, and the Council of the International Institute for Strategic Studies, and has been a specialist advisor to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on the National Security Strategy in the recently dissolved Parliament. He is a Trustee of the Imperial War Museum and a Commonwealth War Graves Commissioner, and serves on the both the United Kingdom’s and Scotland’s national advisory panels for the centenary of the First World War."
A Document by Hew Strachan
|Document:An Open Letter On Defence||open letter||UK/Ministry of Defence|
|An open letter the BBC published from a group of academics and military men written to the UK Prime Minister highlighting "global threats", warning that "security is threatened in almost every corner of the globe" and that decreased military expenditure would "damage our international credibility". Authors included at least two members of the Institute for Statecraft.|