Daniel T. Canfield

Lieutenant Colonel Daniel T. Canfield is an infantry officer in the United States Marine Corps with operational experience in Haiti, Liberia, the Arabian Gulf, Iraq, and northern Helmand Province, Afghanistan. He holds a MA in history from North Carolina State University and several advanced degrees from the Marine Corps University and the US Army War College. He currently serves in the J5 at US Northern Command in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

This SWJ article compares the British handling of the Malayan Emergency (1948-1960) with that of the French in Algeria (1954-1962).