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COL Ty Seidule

Department Head
US Army
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Office Location: TH 154
Phone: 845.938.3300

Colonel Ty Seidule is Professor and Head of the Department of History at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Commissioned in Armor, he has served in the United States, Germany, Italy, the Balkans, and the Middle East.  Before moving to West Point, he commanded the 3rd Battalion, 81st Armor Regiment at Fort Knox, Kentucky. He is the editor of the forthcoming books: The West Point History of the Civil War published by Simon and Schuster and Stand Up and Fight! The Creation of U.S. Security Organizations by the U.S. Army War College Press.  Author of numerous articles and book chapters, he specializes in the history of West Point. He is the senior editor of The West Point History of Warfare, a seventy-one chapter military history enhanced e-text. Colonel Seidule received a B.A. from Washington and Lee University and his Master’s and Ph.D. in History from The Ohio State University.   He has also served as the National Security Affairs Visiting Professor at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California and as a Research Fellow for Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey.