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U.S.  Military  History

V-shaped display of U.S. soldiers in battle uniform              short timeline

military history of the U.S.A.
works about the U.S. Army
works about the U.S. Navy
works about the U.S. Air Force
works about the U.S. Marines
works about other branches

movies, plays, other media

Kindle Editions

image gallery

organizations

links

“To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.”
— George Washington [1732-99]


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U.S. Armed Forces entry at Wikipedia
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emblems of the U.S. military: Dept. of Defense, Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, National Guard, Air National Guard  


military history of the U.S.A.

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Life Magazine - Power & Glory  "The Power and The Glory: An Illustrated History of The U.S. Military"
[2002] from the Editors of LIFE Magazine

Life Magazine 11¼x9 hardcover [9/2002] out of print/40+ used

"America's Armed Forces: A History" [9/1995] by James M. Morris Professor Emeritus
http://www.amazon.com/Americas-Armed-Forces-History-2nd/dp/0133107809/

"America's Top Military Careers: Official Guide to Occupations in the Armed Forces" [11/2003]
by U.S. Department of Defense
http://www.amazon.com/Americas-Top-Military-Careers-Occupations/dp/1593570015/

"History of the U.S. Armed Forces" [2004] by James M. Morris
http://www.amazon.com/History-Armed-Forces-James-Morris/dp/1572153873/

"I Want You!: The Evolution of the All-Volunteer Force" [5/2006] by Bernard D. Rostker & Melvin R. Laird
http://www.amazon.com/Want-You-Evolution-All-Volunteer-Force/dp/0833038966/

"A Civilian's Guide to the U.S. Military: A comprehensive reference to the customs, language and structure of the Armed Forces"
[12/2006] by Barbara & Richard Schading
http://www.amazon.com/Civilians-Guide-U-S-Military-comprehensive/dp/158297408X/

"U.S. Military History For Dummies" [11/2007] by John C. McManus
http://www.amazon.com/U-S-Military-History-Dummies-McManus/dp/0470165022/

"A Family's Guide to the Military For Dummies" [10/2008] by Sheryl Garrett & Sue Hoppin
http://www.amazon.com/Familys-Guide-Military-Dummies/dp/0470386975/

"Courage Under Fire: True Stories of Bravery from the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines" [9/2014]
by Adam Miller & Steven Otfinoski
http://www.amazon.com/Courage-Under-Fire-Stories-Bravery/dp/1491410655/


1907 Aug 1: Beginning of the U.S. Air Force, as the U.S. Army Signal Corps established an aeronautical division.


works about the U.S. Army
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works about the U.S. Navy
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works about the U.S. Air Force
U.S.A.F. Strategic Air Command fansite


works about the U.S. Marines
The U.S. Marine Corps was formally re-established by Congress on 11 July 1798, which bill also created the U.S. Marine Band.
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works about other branches
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Movies, Plays, Other Media

"Veterans Day 11.11.11" [indep May 2012]
documentary feature "V-Day 11.11.11"  A one-hour forty-minute documentary honoring the service of military personnel that weaves together stories of fifteen of veterans, from the terrible impact of the Civil War to modern-day conflicts in the Middle East. Co-produced & written by Patrick Woodard; directed by John C.P. Goheen • DVD/Blu-ray not available • credits at IMDb • official movie site {gone}
aired Nov 2012 on Rocky Mountain P.B.S preceded with interview of producers
watch broadcast [1:56:02] online




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Image  Gallery


Organizations
American Legion [chartered in 1919]
Amnesty International
Disabled American Veterans [est. 1921]
Help Hospitalized Veterans, USA [est. 1971]
National Museum of the U.S. Army [to open in 2013]
National Veterans Foundation [est. 1985]
Non-Commissioned Officers Assn. [est. 1960]
United Service Organizations aka 'The U.S.O.' [est. 1941]
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. [est. 1899]


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