Reference and Veterans Links
page updated 4/29/14

Reference Materials

US Army WWII - Military Occupational Specialities - added 12-11-12

War Dog Militaria - added 12-11-12

Medals of America - added 12-11-12

Engineer Insignia Book - added 12-11-12

Institute of Heraldry - added 12-11-12

US Army Patches - added 12-11-12

Army Mottos - added 12-11-12

World War II Divisions  - Organic Composition - added 11-24-06

Military Info and Publishing - Specializing in Historical Military Technology - added 08-19-07

Infantry Structure - added 01-17-09

WWII Timelines - added 07-21-09


Veterans Organizations and Resources

VFW added 01-20-2014

Make the Connection - added 08-14-12

Acquire your DD214 - added 12-11-12

Military Order of the Purple Heart - added 08-04-09

The Social Security and Disability Resource Center - added 10-18-11

Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office - WWII

US Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs - added 06-14-06

U.S. Veteran Compensation Programs - added 09-07-08

Veterans Administration - added 08-10-05

Veterans Benefits & Services - Nationwide Gravesite Locator - added 12-23-05

How to Obtain Your Medals - added 07-31-05

Getting the Medals You Believe You Earned! - added 03-03-05

US Veterans Network
- added 01-16-05

American Legion Post 50 Pelham New York - added 12-13-06

American Veterans Center - added 03-15-09

Find Old Vet Friends - UK





Research & Publication Links

History Detectives
They also have forums

WWII Toolbox - added 04-29-2014

United States Army War College - updated 01-20-2014

SMU - Historic Government Publications from WWII - updated 01-20-2014

The US Army in WWII Series - All of the titles in this series (the Army's official history of World War II - commonly referred to as the "Green Books") are now available online - added 10-19-2011

WW2 Connections - Private Researcher

NARA - Morning Reports and Unit Rosters - St Louis, Missouri

NARA - After Action Reports and more - College Park, Maryland

Questia - Worlds Largest Online Library - WWII

Historic Government Publications from World War II


United States Army Military History Institute


Pike Military Research


Military Associations Page - added 10-11-04

Army Corps of Engineers - Office of History
- update 02-21-12

Contacts for Engineer Units
- updated 05-29-07

Contacts for Various Units - added 06-21-06

American WWII Orphans Network
- added 12-13-04

Ben Myers Associations and Alumni Database
- added 01-07-04

WWII - A Digital Library - added 03-28-05

Pathfinder Historical Consultants - added 10-04-05

World War II Books, Technical Links, etc.

MilspecManuals - Military manuals, history studies and more - 09- 01-08

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