Army Officer Portrait

CPT Daniel Driss

Instructor

daniel.driss@westpoint.edu

Biography


CPT Daniel Driss is a U.S. Army Armor Officer assigned to the United States Military Academy at West Point. CPT Driss has served in Platoon and Company Leadership as well as staff positions in the 2nd Infantry Division, 1st Infantry Division, 194th Armor Brigade, and 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment. As a Lieutenant Daniel served two tours in the Republic of Korea. Daniel has deployed twice as an enlisted man with the 3rd Infantry Division to Iraq in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM, and once to Afghanistan with PRT Farah in support of OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM. Daniel holds a B.S. in History from the University of Northern Arizona, a M.S. in Organizational Leadership from Columbus State University, and a M.A. in History from the University of Southern Mississippi’s Dale Center for the Study of War and Society.

Ongoing Research Projects


Military Biography on the life of LTG(R) Lloyd Frendedall

Publications & Presentations


“LTG Lloyd Fredendall: Scapegoat of Kasserine.” Society For Military History Conference, 23-26 March, 2023, San Diego, California

Roundtable Participant with Dr. Andrew Wiest, Dr. Kevin Green, and Dr. Kyle Zelner, “Oral History and the Mississippi National Guard at War in Iraq” Gulf South Conference, 13-15 October 2022, Gulfport, Mississippi

Review of Nance, William Stuart, “Sabers through the Reich: World War II Corps Cavalry from Normandy to the Elbe”. H-War, H-Net Reviews. February, 2023