Dan Harvey, author of Peace Enforcers, is a serving officer in the Irish Defence Forces. His 30 years of service to date have involved him in a variety of operations both at home and overseas. A highly experienced and respected press officer, he has also pioneered many Defence Forces historical and heritage projects, most notably a number of museum collections. Dan is a constant contributor to An Cosantóir, the Defence Forces magazine, and has a keen interest in rugby. He is a former senior player at representative level and now also coaches.