David F. Eisler

David F. Eisler is a Research Associate at the Institute for Defense Analyses in Alexandria, Virginia. He served as an officer in the US Army from 2007-2012 with assignments in Germany, Iraq, and Afghanistan. He holds an MA in International Affairs from Columbia University. Twitter: @David_Eisler

This article examines how the analytical methods developed during World War II influenced future military intelligence analysis in Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan.