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Here are some sites of interest related to military history:

Blogs by Group Members

Civil War History-a blog dealing with the period of the American Civil War.

Frontier Battles-a blog dealing with colonial military history in North America

International History-a blog dealing with diplomatic and military history since the Middle Ages

Military History-a blog dealing with military history

Civil War Blogs

behind AotW

Blog 4 History

Civil War Memory

Civil War Navy

Civil War Notebook

Civil Warriors

Crossed Sabers

David H. Jones’ Blog

Draw the Sword

History’s Mystery

of Battlefields and Bibliophiles

Old Virginia Blog

One Man’s Rebellion Record

Ten Roads

The Abraham Lincoln Blog

To the Sounds of the Guns

TOCWOC – A Civil War Blog

Civil War websites

Civil War History links from SUVCW site

Civil War Reenactment links from SUVCW site online database of letters, diaries, and other information on Civil War soldiers

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

Armed Forces websites

U.S. Army

U.S. Air Force

U.S. Marine Corps

U.S. Navy

U.S. Coast Guard

Veterans’ Organizations

The American Legion

Sons of The American Legion

The American Legion Auxiliary

Veterans of Foreign Wars


VA Veterans Service Organizations links page

Professional Societies

Society For Military History

Army Historical Foundation

The Historical Society

Air Force Historical Foundation

American Cadet Alliance

American Historical Association

Arbeitskreis Militärgeschichte e.V. (Military History Study Group)
Offers a forum for information and communication to all those interested in the historical aspects of war and the military from antiquity to the twenty-first century. Site contains both German and English versions. brings you up-to-date international news and features on the defence industry, covering military projects, trends, products, services and more in the army sector.

Association 1914-1918
A French organization devoted to the Great War. Web site is in French.

Austrian Society for Military History

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Company of Military Historians

Council on America’s Military Past
Focuses on historic preservation and military biography, publishes the Journal on America’s Military Past and Headquarters Heliogram.

De Re Militari: The Society for Medieval Military History

The Historical Society

Italian Society for Military History

Humanities and Social Sciences Online: Book reviews, e-mail lists, discussion networks. Lists that will be of particular interest to SMH members include H-War (Military History), H-CivWar (U.S. Civil War History) and H-Minerva (Women in War and Women and the Military).

League of World War I Aviation Historians

Marine Corps Heritage Foundation
Deeply involved in the support and development of the National Museum of the Marine Corps. In order to successfully accomplish these two worthwhile tasks, the Heritage Foundation relies on donations and revenue generated from its museum business operations, which includes the Museum Store, Tun Tavern, Mess Hall, rifle range simulator and special events.

Military Historical Society of Massachusetts

Minerva Center
Devoted to the study of women and the military.

National Coalition for History
A Washington, D.C.-based non-profit educational organization providing leadership in history-related advocacy, serving as the profession’s national voice, and acting as a clearinghouse of news and information.

National Remember Our Troops Campaign brings you up-to-date international news and features on technology in the defence industry, covering projects, trends, products, services and more in the naval sector.

New York Military Affairs Symposium
In addition to hundreds of book reviews, there are now  50+ 90 minute audio podcast lectures in military history and affairs at that ought to be of interest to many SMH members.

North American Society for Oceanic History

Organization of American Historians

Pike and Shot Society
An international organization that promotes interest in the warfare of the Early Modern Period.

The Scottish Military Historical Society

Signal Corps Association Reenactors’ Division

The Society of Ancient Military Historians

Society for History in the Federal Government

Society for Women and the Civil War

United States Commission on Military History
Provides historical information on USCMH and the International Commission as well as membership information. Site will be developing as a portal for military history.

Veterans Affairs Canada
Information on Canadian military history.

Victorian Military Society
Promotes the study of military history of all nations and races in the period 1837 to 1914.

Wisconsin Veterans Museum
The purpose of the Wisconsin Veterans Museum is to commemorate, acknowledge, and affirm the role of Wisconsin veterans in America’s military past by means of instructive exhibits and other educational programs.

World Archaeological Society
Directed by SMH member Ron Miller, and occasionally carrying items of interest to military historians.

The National Museum of the Marine Corps is a non-profit dedicated to the preservation and promotion of Marine Corps history and traditions. The National Museum of the Marine Corps is the “Marine House,” where all visitors–military and civilian–are warmly welcome

Hereditary Organizations for descendants of veterans

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

Sons of Confederate Veterans

Sons of the American Revolution

Daughters of the American Revolution

Other great groups, sites, and links

The Patriot Files

Small Town Veteran

American Citizen Soldier

History News Network



PARAMETERS, US Army War College Quarterly

U.S. Army Military History Institute Homepage

Looking Back (a blog about the history of the 34th Infantry Division)

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