|Occupation||Commander of a U.S. base in Iraq|
|Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell series information|
|Appearances||Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell (novel)|
Dan Petlow is the contact of Sam Fisher in Iraq. He is a lieutenant-colonel of the U.S. Army. He was also the contact of Rick Benton. Using the information of Ali Bazan, he captured seven members of The Shadows, including Ali Al-Sheyab, and kills thirteen other, allowing to discover the true face of Nasir Tarighian.