Defense / Military & National & Homeland Security Web Resources

NOTE: Please bear in mind that web sites change over time, particularly in government circles. I will attempt to keep abreast of these over time on an annual basis,

  • United States

White House – Issues – Defense http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/defense

– Pentagon Digital Library http://www.whs.mil/library/pubDOD.htm

U. S. Department of Defense http://www.defense.gov


– Office of the Secretary of Defense (SECDEF) http://www.defense.gov/osd/

– Organization http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:DoD_Structure_Jan2008.png

– Defense Strategic Guidance http://www.defense.gov/news/Defense_Strategic_Guidance.pdf

– Organization http://odam.defense.gov/omp/Functions/Organizational_Portfolios/Organization_and_Functions

  • Guidebook/DoD_Organization_March_2012.pd

– Organization and Functions   http://odam.defense.gov/omp/Functions/Organizational_Portfolios/Organization_and_Functions_Guidebook.html


–  Directive 5100.01 Functions and Major Components   http://odam.defense.gov/omp/Functions/Organizational_Portfolios/Evolution%20of%205100.1.html

– Support of the Headquarters of Combatant and Subordinate Unified Commands http://odam.defense.gov/omp/Functions/Management_Programs/DoDD_5100.03_Support_of_the_Headquarters_of_Combatant_and_Subordinate_Unified_Commands.html

— DoD Almanac http://www.defense.gov/pubs/almanac/

– DoD Websites http://www.defense.gov/RegisteredSites/RegisteredSites.aspx
– News http://www.defense.gov/news/

–  Publications http://www.defense.gov/pubs/

–  Military Publications http://www.dod.mil/pubs/

– Top Issues http://www.defense.gov/topissues/

Defense Agencies

– Defense Acquisition University (DAU) http://www.dau.mil/default.aspx

– Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) http://www.darpa.mil

– Defense Commissary Agency (DCA) http://www.commissaries.com

– Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) http://www.dcaa.mil

– Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) http://www.dcma.mil

– Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) http://www.dfas.mil

– Defense Information Systems Agency (DSIA) http://www.disa.mil

– Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) http://www.dia.mil

– Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) http://www.dla.mil/Pages/default.aspx

– Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) http://www.dsca.mil

– Defense Media Agency (DMA) http://www.dma.mil

– Defense Security Service (DSS) http://www.dss.mil

– Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/

– DoD Dictionary of Miltary and Associated Terms http://www.dtic.mil/doctrine/new_pubs/jp1_02.pdf

– CJCS Directives Electronic Library http://www.dtic.mil/cjcs_directives/index.htm

– Joint Electronic Library http://www.dtic.mil/doctrine/new_pubs/jointpub.htm

– Scientific & Technical Resources http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/stresources/

– Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) http://www.dtra.mil

– Defense Legal Services Agency (DLSA) http://www.dod.mil/dodgc/about.html

– Military Commissions http://www.mc.mil/ABOUTUS/OrganizationOverview/OrganizationalChart.aspx

– Social Media Sites http://www.defense.gov/RegisteredSites/SocialMediaSites.aspx

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) http://www.jcs.mil

– Organization Chart http://www.jcs.mil//content/files/2012-10/100112101533_The_Joint_Staff_Org_Chart_as_of_April_2012.pdf

– Leadership http://www.jcs.mil/page.aspx?id=2

– Chairman (CJCS) http://www.jcs.mil/biography.aspx?ID=135

– Vice Chairman (VCJCS) http://www.jcs.mil/biography.aspx?ID=19

– Air Force Chief of Staff  http://www.af.mil/information/bios/bio.asp?bioID=7077

– Army Chief of Staff http://www.jcs.mil/biography.aspx?ID=132

– Chief of Naval Operations http://www.navy.mil/navydata/bios/navybio_ldr.asp?bioID=130&tid=5

– Commandant of the Marine Corps http://www.hqmc.marines.mil/cmc/Biography.aspx

– Chief, National Guard Bureau http://www.nationalguard.mil/leaders/

– External Links http://www.jcs.mil/page.aspx?id=1

– The National Defense Strategy of the USA, 2011 http://www.jcs.mil//content/files/2011-02/020811084800_2011_NMS_-_08_FEB_2011.pdf

– Unified Combat Commands

Unified Command Plan http://www.defense.gov/ucc/


– U. S. Africa Command (USAFRICOM) http://www.africom.mil
– About The Command http://www.africom.mil/about-the-command

– Directorates and Staff http://www.africom.mil/about-the-command/directorates-and-staff

– Subordinate Commands http://www.africom.mil/about-the-command/subordinate-commands

– Interagency http://www.africom.mil/about-the-command/interagency

– U. S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) http://www.centcom.mil

– Areas of Responsibility Countries http://www.centcom.mil/area-of-responsibility-countries

– Coalition Countries http://www.centcom.mil/coalition-countries

– U. S. European Command (USEUCOM) http://www.eucom.mil

– Command Structure http://www.eucom.mil/organization/command-structure

– Forces http://www.eucom.mil/organization/our-forces

– U. S. Army, Europe (USAEUR) http://www.eucom.mil/organization/our-forces/US-Army-Europe

– U. S. Air Forces in Europe (USAFE)  http://www.eucom.mil/organization/our-forces/us-air-force-europe

– U. S. Marine Forces Europe (MANFOREUR) http://www.eucom.mil/organization/our-forces/us-marines-europe

– U. S. Naval Forces Europe (NAVEUR) http://www.eucom.mil/organization/our-forces/us-navy-europe

– U. S. Special Operations Command Europe (SOCEUR) http://www.eucom.mil/organization/our-forces/SOCEUR

– U. S. Pacific Command (USPACOM) http://www.pacom.mil

– Staff Directorates http://www.pacom.mil/organization/staff-directorates/index.shtml

– U. S. Army, Pacific (USARPAC) http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/commandstructure/usarpac/

– Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) http://www.pacaf.af.mil

– Marine Forces Pacific (MANFORPAC) http://www.marforpac.marines.mil

– U. S. Coast Guard District 14 http://www.uscg.mil/d14/

– Pacific Fleet http://www.cpf.navy.mil/

– Special Operations Command Pacific (SOCPAC) http://www.socpac.socom.mil/default.aspx

– U. S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM) http://www.southcom.mil/Pages/Default.aspx

– Leadership/Staff http://www.southcom.mil/aboutus/Pages/LeadershipStaff.aspx

– Component Commands & Units http://www.southcom.mil/aboutus/Pages/Our-Team.aspx

– U. S. Army South – About  http://www.usarso.army.mil

– 12th Air Force / Air Forces South http://www.12af.acc.af.mil

– U. S. Naval Forces Southern Command (USNAVSO )& U. S. Fourth Fleet http://www.public.navy.mil/comusnavso-c4f/Pages/default.aspx

– U. S. Marine Corps Forces, South (MANFORSOUTH) http://www.marforsouth.marines.mil

– U. S. Special Operations Command South (USSOCSOUTH) http://www.socso.southcom.mil/default.aspx

– U. S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) http://www.socom.mil/default.aspx

– Joint Forces Special Operations Command (JSOC) http://www.socom.mil/Pages/JointSpecialOperationsCommand.aspx

– Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) http://www.afsoc.af.mil

– Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) http://www.soc.mil

– Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command (MARFORSOC) http://www.marsoc.marines.mil

– Naval Special Warfare Command http://www.public.navy.mil/nsw/Pages/default.aspx

– U. S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) http://www.stratcom.mil

– Leadership, Staff and Forces Structure http://www.stratcom.mil/factsheets/snapshot/

– Functional Components http://www.stratcom.mil/functional_components/


– U. S. Cyber Command http://www.stratcom.mil/factsheets/Cyber_Command/

– Joint Functional Component Command for Global Strike (JFCC-GS) http://www.stratcom.mil/factsheets/JFCC_-_Global_Strike/

– Joint Functional Component Command for Space (JFCC-Space) http://www.stratcom.mil/factsheets/JFCC_-_Space/

– Joint Functional Component Command for Integrated Missile Defense (JFCC-IMD)

http://www.stratcom.mil/factsheets/JFCC_-_Integrated_Missile_Defense/

– Joint Functional Component Command for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (JFCC-ISR)

http://www.stratcom.mil/factsheets/JFCC_Intelligence_Surveillance_and_Reconnaissance/

– USSTRATCOM Center for Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction (SCC-WMD)

http://www.stratcom.mil/factsheets/USSTRATCOM_Center_for_combating_Weapons_of_Mass_Destruction/

– Joint Warfare Analysis Center (JWAC) http://www.jwac.mil

– Service Components http://www.stratcom.mil/service_components/

– Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) http://www.afgsc.af.mil

– Air Force Space Command (AFSC) http://www.afspc.af.mil

– U.S. Army Forces Strategic Command (ARSTRAT) http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/commandstructure/smdc/

– U. S. Fleet Services Command (USFF) http://www.cffc.navy.mil

– Marine Corps Forces U.S. Strategic Command (MARFORSTRAT) http://www.stratcom.mil/marforstrat/

– Fact Sheets http://www.stratcom.mil/factsheets/

– Task Forces http://www.stratcom.mil/task_forces/


– U. S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) http://www.transcom.mil

– Commander Staff and Direct Reporting Units http://www.transcom.mil/about/org/tccc/

– Component Commands http://www.transcom.mil/about/cocom.cfm

– Combatant Commands http://www.transcom.mil/about/combatant.cf

– North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) http://www.norad.mil

– U. S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) http://www.northcom.mil

– U.S. Army North (USARNORTH)  http://www.arnorth.army.mil

– U. S. Air Forces Northern ( AFNORTH) (CONR-1AF) http://www.1af.acc.af.mil

– U. S. Marine Corps Forces North (USMARFORNORTH) http://www.marfornorth.marines.mil

– U. S. Fleet Forces Command / Atlantic Fleet http://www.cffc.navy.mil

– U. S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM) http://www.southcom.mil/Pages/Default.aspx

– Component Commands & Units http://www.southcom.mil/aboutus/Pages/Our-Team.aspx

– U. S. Army South (USARSOUTH) http://www.usarso.army.mil

– U. S. Air Forces Southern / 12AF http://www.12af.acc.af.mil

–  U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command / U.S. FOURTH Fleet http://www.public.navy.mil/comusnavso-c4f/Pages/default.aspx

– U. S. Marine Corps Forces South (USMARFORSOUTH) http://www.marforsouth.marines.mil

– Special Operations Command South (SOCSO) http://www.socso.southcom.mil/default.aspx

U. S. Air Force (USAF) http://www.af.mil

– Secretary of the Air Force (SECAF) http://www.af.mil/information/secaf/index.asp

– Chief of Staff (CSAF) http://www.af.mil/information/csaf/index.asp

– HQ USAF/Air Staff http://www.af.mil/information/afchain/index.asp

– Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force (CMSAF) http://www.af.mil/information/bios/bio.asp?bioID=12543

– Major/Component Commands

– Air Combat Command (ACC) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=2

– Air Education and Training Command (AETC) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=3

– Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=146

– Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=4


– Air Force North (AFN) (NORAD) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=155

– Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=10

– Air Force Space Command (AFSC) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=5

– Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=6

– Air Mobility Command (AMC) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=7

– Air National Guard  (ANG) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=11


– Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=8

– U. S. Air Forces – Central (USCENTCOM) / Ninth Air Force http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=156

– U. S. Air Forces in Europe (USAFE) http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/sitecmd.asp?id=9

– U. S. Air Force Academy http://www.usafa.af.mil

– Alphabetical Site Listing/Bases http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/bases.asp#a

– Fact Sheets http://www.af.mil/information/factsheets/index.asp

– Public Web Sites http://www.af.mil/publicwebsites/index.asp

– Site Map http://www.af.mil/sitemap.asp


– Social Media http://www.af.mil/socialmedia.asp

U. S. Army (USA) http://www.army.mil

– Secretary of the Army (SECARMY) http://www.army.mil/leaders/sa/

– Chief of Staff (CSA) http://www.army.mil/leaders/csa/

– Sergeant Major of the Army (SMA) http://www.army.mil/leaders/sma/

– Organization http://www.army.mil/info/organization/


–  HQ Department of the Army Staff (HQDA) http://www.army.mil/info/organization/headquarters/hqda/

– Staff Field Operating Agencies (FOA) http://www.army.mil/info/organization/headquarters/foa/

–  Army Command Structure http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/commandstructure/

– Army Materiel Command (AMC) http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/commandstructure/amc/

– Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) http://www.tradoc.army.mil

– Forces Command (FORSCOM) http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/commandstructure/forscom/

– Army Central/Third Army http://www.arcent.army.mil

– U. S. Army Africa (USARAF) http://www.usaraf.army.mil

– U. S. Army in Europe (USAEUR) http://www.eur.army.mil/default.asp

– U. S. Army Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC)  http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/commandstructure/sddc/

– U. S. Army North (USANORTH) http://www.arnorth.army.mil

– U. S. Army Pacific (USARPAC) http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/commandstructure/usarpac/

– U. S. Army South (USASOUTH) http://www.usarso.army.mil

– U. S. Army Space & Missile Defense Command (SMDC) / Army Force Strategic Command (ARSTRAT) http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/commandstructure/smdc/

– U. S. Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) http://www.soc.mil

–  Operational Unit Diagrams http://www.army.mil/info/organization/unitsandcommands/oud/

– Information http://www.army.mil/info/

– Institution http://www.army.mil/info/institution/

– References http://www.army.mil/info/references/

–  U. S. Army – A-Z (Site Map) http://www.army.mil/info/a-z/

U. S. Marine Corps http://www.marines.mil


– Secretary of the Navy http://www.navy.mil/secnav/

– Commandant of the Marine Corps http://www.hqmc.marines.mil/cmc/Home.aspx

– Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps http://www.hqmc.marines.mil/smmc/SMMCHome.aspx

– Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps (HQMC)  http://www.hqmc.marines.mil/Resources.aspx

– Key Organizations

– Training and Education Command (TECOM)   http://www.tecom.marines.mil

– Forces Central Command (MARCENT) http://www.marcent.marines.mil

– Forces Command (MARFORCOM) http://www.marforcom.marines.mil

– Forces Command, Pacific (MANFORPAC) http://www.marforpac.marines.mil

– Forces Reserve (MANFORRES) http://www.marforres.marines.mil

– Forces Special Operations Command (MARSOC) http://www.marsoc.marines.mil

– Forces Africa (MARFORAF) / U. S. Forces Africa http://www.marforaf.marines.mil/

– USMC Research Library http://www.tecom.marines.mil/Units/HQBranchesDivisions/LibraryoftheMarineCorps/USMCResearchLibrary.aspx

– Marine Corps 101 http://www.hqmc.marines.mil/Portals/61/20121022_SIG%20USMC%20101%20Brief_UNCLASS.pdf

– Marine Corps Unit Directory http://www.marines.mil/Units.aspx

– Information http://www.marines.mil/Marines.aspx

– Site Map http://www.marines.mil/Home/SiteMap.aspx

U. S. Navy http://www.navy.mil


– Overview http://www.navy.mil/navydata/organization/org-over.asp

– Secretary of the Navy http://www.navy.mil/secnav/

– Organization http://www.navy.mil/navydata/organization/org-sec.asp

– Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) http://www.navy.mil/cno/index.asp

– Organization http://www.navy.mil/navydata/organization/org-cno.asp

– Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy http://www.navy.mil/mcpon/index.asp


– Operating Forces http://www.navy.mil/navydata/organization/orgopfor.asp

– U. S. Fleet Forces Command / Atlantic Fleet http://www.cffc.navy.mil

– Leadership & Staff http://www.public.navy.mil/usff/Pages/leaders.aspx

– Naval Air Force Atlantic  http://www.cnaf.navy.mil

– Naval Surface Force Atlantic http://www.surflant.navy.mil

– Submarine Force Atlantic http://www.sublant.navy.mil

– Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC) http://www.necc.navy.mil

– Naval Network Warfare Command (NETWORCOM) http://www.netwarcom.navy.mil


– Pacific Fleet (PF) Command http://www.cpf.navy.mil

– Combined Joint Operations From The Sea (CJOS) http://www.cjoscoe.org

– Naval Air Force Pacific http://www.cnaf.navy.mil

– Submarine Force Pacific http://www.csp.navy.mil

– Naval Surface Force Pacific http://www.public.navy.mil/surfor/Pages/home.aspx#.UPCaaKXC4yE

– 1st Naval Construction Division Pacific http://www.seabee.navy.mil

– Navy Cyber Forces http://www.cyberfor.navy.mil

– Military Sealift Command (MSC) http://www.msc.navy.mil

– Navy Cyber Forces http://www.cyberfor.navy.mil

– Naval Force Central Command & Fifth Fleet http://www.cusnc.navy.mil

– Naval Force Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia Command http://www.cnic.navy.mil/Europe/

– Naval Network Warfare Command (NETWARCOM) http://www.netwarcom.navy.mil

– Naval Special Warfare Command (NSWC) http://www.public.navy.mil/nsw/Pages/default.aspx

– Navy Reserve Force Command https://www.navyreserve.navy.mil/Pages/default.aspx


–  Operational Test & Evaluation Forces Command http://www.cotf.navy.mil

The Shore Establishment http://www.navy.mil/navydata/organization/org-shor.asp

– Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) http://www.navair.navy.mil


– Naval Education and Training Command (CNET) https://www.cnet.navy.mil

– Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) https://portal.navfac.navy.mil/portal/page/portal/navfac/

– Naval Installation Command (NIC) http://www.cnic.navy.mil/CNIC_HQ_Site/

– Region / Installation http://www.cnic.navy.mil/CNIC_HQ_Site/RegionsAndInstallations/index.htm

– Operating Forces Support http://www.cnic.navy.mil/CNIC_HQ_Site/WhatWeDo/OperatingForcesSupport/index.htm

– Navy Medicine / Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BURMED) http://www.med.navy.mil/Pages/Default.aspx

– Naval Meterology and Oceanography Command (CNMOC) http://www.navy.mil/local/cnmoc/

– Navy Personnel Command (NPC) http://www.public.navy.mil/bupers-npc/Pages/default.aspx

– Naval Safety Center (NAVSAFECEN) http://www.safetycenter.navy.mil


– Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) http://www.navsea.navy.mil/default.aspx


– Naval Strike & Air Warfare Center (NSAWC) http://www.fallon.navy.mil/nsawc.htm

– Naval Supply Systems (NAVSUP) https://www.navsup.navy.mil/navsup

– Space & Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) http://www.public.navy.mil/spawar/Pages/default.aspx

– U. S. Naval Academy (USNA) http://www.usna.edu/homepage.php

– U. S. Naval Observatory (USNO) http://www.usno.navy.mil/USNO

U. S. Coast Guard http://www.uscg.mil


Senior Coast Guard Leadership http://www.uscg.mil/seniorleadership/

– Commandant of the Coast Guard

– Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard

Overview Organization http://www.uscg.mil/top/about/organization.aspUSCG

Headquarters Organization http://www.uscg.mil/top/units/org.asp

USCG Headquarters Units http://www.uscg.mil/top/units/hqunits.asp

Units http://www.uscg.mil/top/units/

– Force Readiness Command Leadership http://www.uscg.mil/forcecom/fc_leadership.asp

– Units http://www.uscg.mil/forcecom/fc_units.asp

– Atlantic Area http://www.uscg.mil/lantarea/


– Area Units http://www.uscg.mil/lantarea/Units.asp

– Area Cutters http://www.uscg.mil/lantarea/Cutters.asp

– First Division (Boston, MA) http://www.uscg.mil/d1/

– Units & Cutters http://www.uscg.mil/d1/units.asp

– Fifth Division (Portsmouth, VA) http://www.uscg.mil/d5/

– Staff & Units http://www.uscg.mil/d5/units.asp

– Cutters http://www.uscg.mil/d5/cutters.asp

– Seventh Division (Miami, FL) http://www.uscg.mil/d7/

– Units http://www.uscg.mil/d7/units.asp

– Eighth Division (New Orleans, LA) http://www.uscg.mil/d8/

– Units http://www.uscg.mil/d8/d8units.asp

– Ninth Division (Cleveland, OH) http://www.uscg.mil/d9/

– Units http://www.uscg.mil/d9/D9Units.asp

– Links http://www.uscg.mil/lantarea/Links.asp


– Pacific Area http://www.uscg.mil/pacarea/


– Area Units http://www.uscg.mil/pacarea/areaunits.asp

– Area Cutters http://www.uscg.mil/pacarea/areacutters.asp

– Eleventh Division (Alameda, CA) http://www.uscg.mil/d11/

– Units http://www.uscg.mil/d11/Commands.asp

– Thirteenth Division (Seattle, WA) http://www.uscg.mil/d13/

– Units http://www.uscg.mil/d13/units/alpha.asp

– Fourteenth Division (Honolulu, HI) http://www.uscg.mil/d14/

– Units & Cutters http://www.uscg.mil/d14/units.asp

– Seventeenth District (Juneau, AK) http://www.uscg.mil/d17/

– Units http://www.uscg.mil/d17/units.asp

– Site Map http://www.uscg.mil/global/sitemap.asp

National Guard Bureau http://www.nationalguard.mil
– Organization http://www.nationalguard.mil/jointstaff/org_chart.aspx

– Air National Guard http://www.ang.af.mil/sites/index.asp

– Units Listing http://www.ang.af.mil/sites/index.asp

– Site Map http://www.ang.af.mil/sitemap.asp

– Army National Guard http://www.arng.army.mil/Pages/Default.aspx

– State Web Sites http://www.nationalguard.mil/resources/states.aspx

– Forms & Publications Library http://www.ngbpdc.ngb.army.mil

– Links http://www.nationalguard.mil/resources/links.aspx


Military Education Research Library Network (MERLN) http://merln.ndu.edu/index.cfm?type=page&pageid=4


Military Education Resources http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-pme.htm#reference

Legislative Entities

U. S. House of Representatives

– Armed Services Committee http://armedservices.house.gov

– Committee on Veterans’ Affairs http://veterans.house.gov


– Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence http://intelligence.house.gov

U. S. Senate

– Committee on Armed Services http://www.armed-services.senate.gov

– Select Committee on Intelligence http://www.intelligence.senate.gov

State and Local Government on the Net

– State Military & Veterans Sites http://www.statelocalgov.net/50states-military-veterans.cfm


Other & International


AEI Center for Defense Studies http://www.defensestudies.org
All Military Weapons http://www.allmilitaryweapons.com
AOL Defense. http://defense.aol.com
Association of Defense Communities http://www.defensecommunities.org
Defence Magazines & Journals http://www.onlinenewspapers.com/magazines/magazines-defence.htm
DefenceTalk http://www.defencetalk.com/forums/military-books-magazines/janes-defense-magazines-6759/
Defending Defense http://www.defendingdefense.org
Defense Daily Network http://www.defensedaily.com
Defense Imagery http://www.defenseimagery.mil/index.html
Defense Update http://defense-update.com
Department of Defence – Australia http://www.defence.gov.au
Department of National Defence – Canada http://www.forces.gc.ca/site/home-accueil-eng.asp
DoD and Military Electronic Journals http://www.au.af.mil/au/aul/periodicals/dodelecj.htm
Federal Ministry of Defence – Germany  http://www.bmvg.de/portal/a/bmvg/!ut/p/c4/04_SB8K8xLLM9MSSzPy8xBz9CP3I5EyrpHK9pNyydP1wkHxOun5kap5-QW6uIwDwHf6z/
Federation of American Scientists http://www.fas.org/index.html

– Military Analysis Network

– Assocations & Professional Societies http://www.fas.org/man/assoc.htm

–  National Security Publications on the Net http://www.fas.org/man/pubs.htm
–  DoctrineLINK http://www.fas.org/man/doctrine.htm
Foreign Military Financing http://www.state.gov/t/pm/ppa/sat/c14560.htm
Foreign MIlitary Links http://www.military.com/Resources/ResourceSubmittedFileView?file=world_map_front_door.htm
Foreign Military Training and DoD Engagements http://www.state.gov/t/pm/rls/rpt/fmtrpt/
Global Security- Defense Policy Documents http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/policy/

– Military Resources http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/links.htm

Globemaster – Dictionary http://www.globemaster.de/html/dictionary.html

– Links http://www.globemaster.de/links.html

– U. S. Military Aviation http://www.globemaster.de/html/dictionary.html
HG Global Legal Resources http://www.hg.org/war.html
Institute For The Study of War http://www.understandingwar.org
KMI Media Group Publications http://www.kmimediagroup.com/publications.html
Library of Congress Military History and Military Science: Libraries and Research Organizations in the U.S. http://www.loc.gov/rr/main/alcove9/military/library.html

Line of Departure http://www.lineofdeparture.com

Links to the World’s Armed Forces http://foreignpolicy.tripod.com/military.html
MILblogging http://www.milblogging.com
Military Doctrine Links http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/policy/resources.htm
Military OneSource http://www.militaryonesource.mil
Military Times http://militarytimes.com

– Air Force http://www.airforcetimes.com
– Army http://www.armytimes.com

– Marine Corps http://www.marinecorpstimes.com
– Navy http://www.navytimes.com


Ministry of Defense – Afghanistan http://mod.gov.af/en
Ministry of Defense – France http://www.defense.gouv.fr/english/portail-defense/ministry
Ministry of Defence – India http://mod.nic.in
Ministry of Defense – Japan http://www.mod.go.jp/e/index.html
Ministry of Defense – Pakistan http://www.mod.gov.pk
Ministry of Defence – Russian Federation http://eng.mil.ru
Ministry of Defense – The Netherlands http://www.defensie.nl/english
Ministry of Defence – United Kingdom https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ministry-of-defence
Ministry of National Defense – China http://eng.mod.gov.cn
Ministry of National Defense – Korea http://www.mnd.go.kr/mndEng_2009/main/index.jsp
MIT Libraries: U. S. Military Power http://libguides.mit.edu/content.php?pid=309757&sid=2536151

National Archives

– Military Resources- Military History http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/military/american-military-history.htm

l- Military Materials  http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/military/military-reference-materials.html
NMU Olson Library – Military Science Resources http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/stresources/
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/index.htm
– Organization http://www.nato.int/cps/en/SID-8ED5E2F9-52CD212E/natolive/structure.htm
Open Directory Project – Military http://www.dmoz.org/Society/Military/
Second Line of Defense http://www.sldinfo.com
Strategy Page http://www.strategypage.com
Stratfor Global Intelligence – Military  http://www.stratfor.com/topics/military
Sustaining U. S. Global Leadership: Priorities for 21st Century Defense http://www.aviationweek.com/Portals/AWeek/media/PDF/Defense/Defense_Strategic_Guidance.pdf
Tailhook Association http://www.tailhook.org
The Contractor’s Outpost

– Defense Magazines http://home.hiwaay.net/~georgech/DefenseMagazines.htm
The Duffel Blog http://www.duffelblog.com
The International Institute for Strategic Studies Defence and Military Analysis http://www.iiss.org/programmes/defence-and-military-analysis/
The U. S. Military Online http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/usmil/usmil.htm

Top Military Websites http://topmilitarywebsites.com
Top 100 Military Sites http://www.top100military.com
Vanarelli – Online Resources: Selected Websites, News Sources, Blogs, and Pathfinders http://www.dvanarelli.com/online-resources.html
War on Terror News http://www.waronterrornews.typepad.com
War Times Journal http://www.wtj.com
Wikipedia- Lists of countries by military expenditure http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_military_expenditures_per_capita- Military http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military
– Military History http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_history- Military Science http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_science- Military Strategy http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_strategy- Military Tactics http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_tactics- Military Technology http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_technology_and_equipment


Veterans Affairs
U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) http://www.va.gov

– Office of the Secretary http://www.va.gov/opa/bios/secretary.asp

– Executive Biographies http://www.va.gov/opa/bios/

– Staff and Administrations http://www.va.gov/landing_organizations.htm

– Organization http://www.va.gov/ofcadmin/docs/vaorgchart.pdf
– Organizational Briefing Book http://www.va.gov/ofcadmin/docs/vaorgbb.pdf

– Advisory Committees http://www.va.gov/ADVISORY/Advisory_Committees.asp

– Board of Veterans’ Appeals (BVA) http://www.bva.va.gov

– National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics (NCVAS) http://www.va.gov/vetdata/

– VA Plans, Budget, and Performance http://www.va.gov/performance/

– Veterans Services http://www.va.gov/landing2_vetsrv.htm

– Veterans Health Administration http://www.va.gov/health/default.asp

– Health Care Programs http://www.va.gov/health/programs/index.asp

– Locations http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/division_flsh.asp?dnum=1

– Veterans Benefits Administration http://benefits.va.gov/benefits/

– Locations http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/division_flsh.asp?dnum=3

– National Cemetery Administration http://www.cem.va.gov –

Locations http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/division_flsh.asp?dnum=4

– Gravesite Locator http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov

– Veterans Canteen Services (VCS) http://www.vacanteen.va.gov/Default.php

– Organization http://www.vacanteen.va.gov/OrgChart.php – Canteen Locations http://www.vacanteen.va.gov/CanteenLocations.php

– PatriotStore http://www.vacanteen.va.gov/RetailOperations.php

– PatriotStoreDirect http://www.vacanteen.va.gov/PatriotStoreHome.php

– Quality of Life Programs http://www.vacanteen.va.gov/QualityOfLifePrograms.php

– Promotions and Sales Events http://www.vacanteen.va.gov/SalesAndPromotions.php

– VA/VCS Online Catalog http://www.vacanteen.va.gov/OnLineCatalog.php

– Locations http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/home.asp?isflash=1


– Regional Loan Centers http://www.benefits.va.gov/homeloans/contact_rlc_info.asp


– Vet Centers http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/vetcenter_flsh.asp


– VA Central Offices http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/hq_flsh.asp

– PTSD Program Locator http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/PTSD_flsh.asp?isFlash=1

–  Substance User Disorder (SUD) Program Locator http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/SUD_flsh.asp?isFlash=1

– Interactive U. S. Map http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/map_flsh.asp?isflash=

– Facility Listing Report http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/rpt_fac_list.cfm

– Facilities by State http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/allstate_flsh.asp?isflash=&dum=ALL

–  State and Local Resources
– State/Territory Veterans Affairs Offices http://www.va.gov/statedva.htm

– Directory of Veterans Service Organization http://www.va.gov/vso/ NOTE: Removed awaiting new policies and guidance

– Publications http://www.va.gov/opa/publications

/- Site Map / Index http://www.va.gov/site_map.htm


Veterans Service Organizations


Air Force Association (AFA) http://www.afa.org
American Legion http://www.legion.org
Association of the U. S. Army http://www.ausa.org/Pages/default.aspx
Association of the U. S. Navy http://www.ausn.org
Marine Corps League (MCL) http://www.mcleague.org
Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) http://www.moaa.org
Navy League of the U. S.  http://www.navyleague.org
The Military Coalition (TMC) http://www.themilitarycoalition.org- Members http://www.themilitarycoalition.org/members.htm
The National Guard Association of the U. S.  http://www.ngaus.org

United Service Organizations (USO) http://www.uso.org
Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) http://www.vfw.org