Dave Dilegge

Dave Dilegge is a retired USMCR Intelligence and Counterintelligence / HUMINT officer. He is also a former USMC civilian intelligence analyst and worked several years in the private sector. He served with the 1st Marine Division during Operation Desert Storm. In 1999 he was the recipient of the National Military Intelligence Association’s Colonel Donald G. Cook Award for his work in supporting USMC and DoD urban operations analysis, wargaming and experimentation. He is currently a Director at the Small Wars Foundation and is Editor-in-Chief of Small Wars Journal. His son David is an Infantry Sergeant currently serving in the Army's 1st Infantry Division (Mechanized).

In Afghanistan, Interpreters Who Helped U.S. in War Denied Visas; U.S. Says They Face No Threat by Kevin Sieff, Washington Post.

From one Marine to another. Happy Birthday and Semper Fi. Continue on for the Commandant's Birthday Message/Video and Major General John A. Lejeune’s Birthday Message.

Pentagon Policy Chief Latest Senior Official to Step Down by John T. Bennett, Defense News.

Rift Between Medal of Honor Recipients Exposed by Dan Lamothe, Marine Corps Times.

Our Soldiers, Their Cities by Ralph Peters, Parameters, Spring 1996.

Just getting underway - honest discussion on Giap at the Small Wars Council.