|Born||Hugh Alexander Ambrose|
August 12, 1966
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
|Died||May 23, 2015 (aged 48)|
Helena, Montana, U.S.
|Spouse||Andrea (Loiacano) Ambrose|
|Children||Brody Ambrose, Elizabeth Ambrose|
Hugh Alexander Ambrose (August 12, 1966 – May 23, 2015) was an American historian and the author of a best-selling popular history of the Pacific Theater in World War II. Ambrose rose to prominence as a researcher for and collaborator with his father, historian Stephen E. Ambrose.
Ambrose collaborated with his father on the book The Pacific. Following the elder Ambrose's death from cancer in 2002, Hugh Ambrose finished the book and served as a project consultant on the television series of the same name.
He was a trustee for the Lewis and Clark Library in Helena. He served on the board of the Myrna Loy Center for the Performing and Media Arts also in Helena.
- "Historian And Author Of 'The Pacific' Hugh Ambrose Dead At 48". The Huffington Post.
- Margalit Fox, "Hugh Ambrose, Historian Who Wrote 'The Pacific,' Dies at 48," New York Times, May 27, 2015, accessed May 28, 2015.
- Los Angeles Times (28 May 2015). "Hugh Ambrose dies at 48; author of WWII history 'The Pacific'". latimes.com.