IS1 (SW) DJ Elliott, USN (Ret.) is a retired US Navy Intelligence Specialist who retired "after 22 years" of service. Elliott currently writes for The Long War Journal Blog and is the principal author of the Iraqi Security Forces Order of Battle (OOB) and co-author with CJ Radin and Bill Roggio of The Baghdad Security Operation Order of Battle.
Elliott informs that "Sea duties included USS Enterprise (VF-213), USS LaSalle (CMEF), USS Coronado (CJTFME/CMEF), USS Independence and USS Yorktown. Shore duties included NLU Munich, USDAOs Copenhagen/Riyadh, USFK det CNIC, RIPO Two and NSAWC. Earned a BA and wrote/sold two wargame designs while serving. ... A prolific reader, interests include wargaming, military, science fiction, science, history, current events and military operations."
Related SourceWatch articles
- DJ Elliott, "OPSEC, the OOBs and the Myopic Mis-Focus of Security Personnel," The Long War Journal Blog, May 8, 2007.
- Profile: DJ Elliott, Free Republic, since March 20, 2007.