Gavin Rand

Gavin Rand is Associate Professor of History at the University of Greenwich. Gavin’s research explores the history of the military in colonial South Asia, focussing on the people, institutions and ideas which sustained imperial military power in, and beyond, ‘British India’. Gavin has published on legacies of the 1857 rebellion, the history of ‘martial races’ and the colonial frontier. He is currently working on a project examining the contribution and commemoration of Punjabi soldiers in the First World War.