Military Mapping: The Grid System One of the newest inventions in military map making was the use of grids and…Read more
Joey van Meesen has a Master's Degree in Military History and is a researcher of the US Army during WWII. He specializes in various types of archives material to research individuals and reconstruct the battlefields. Joey believes that combining historical research with GIS is the key to educate new generations. Over the years Joey had the privilege to work on numerous great historical projects as historian, researcher, media expert, and battlefield detective in different parts of the world. For that reason, he provides historical consultancy services for every form of press, book writing and publishing, digital media, social media, television and radio industry, documentary films, tourism, and video games. His historical advice and consulting is based on his ability to get original, archived documents quickly in order to reconstruct the past. Finding the exact footsteps of a veteran is his specialty.