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This unique online magazine includes photographs taken by its author, who is a former Green Beret and is now a reporter in Iraq and Afghanistan.

General Sites

Air Force
Official U.S. Air Force site.
Air University Library
Searchable site for information on military books and magazines.
American Battle Monuments Commission
Listing of those interred at the American military cemeteries overseas and those Missing in Action from World War I, World War II, Korea and Vietnam.
Official U.S. Army site.
Coast Guard
Official U.S. Coast Guard site.
Defense Technical Information Center
Access for the U.S. Department of Defense and government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information listed in the technical reports collection since December 1974. Registration required to order documents.
Department of Veterans Affairs
Official Veterans Affairs site, with information on benefits and other services to veterans.
Genealogy Research in Military Records (National Archives and Records Administration)
National Archives site to research military service records, mainly covering the time period from the Revolutionary War through the Spanish American War.
Marine Corps
Official U.S. Marine Corps site.
Military Discharges (Hamilton County Recorder's Office)
Search this site for military discharge records online with the Hamilton County Recorder’s office.
Military Personnel Records (National Personnel Records Center)
Site for St. Louis facility that maintains military personnel records primarily for those who served during the 20th century.
Official U.S. Navy site.
Ohio Veterans Bonus Program
Website to apply for the Ohio Veterans Bonus from the Ohio Department of Veterans Services.
Selective Service System
Information on selective service registration.