Links and Downloads

eBenefits
Arkansas Departments of Veterans Affairs
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Benefits Administration
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Burial and Memorial Benefits

Download Posters

A Veteran
A downloadable wall hanging honoring what it means to be a vet.

The Meaning of Memorial Day
A downloadable wall hanging describing a day of honoring American soldiers and veterans.

Links

Kids:
America's Story
U.S. Federal Government Kids' Portal

Arkansas:
Local veterans and military organizations
Arkansas Department of Veteran Affairs
The Official Website for the State of Arkansas
Memorials:
Arkansas Korean War Veterans' Memorial
World War II Memorial
Veterans Wall of Honor
The Moving Wall

Traveling half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

The Virtual Wall

online-only Vietnam war veterans memorial

Federal:

The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration

The National Archives has some searchable databases that can confirm deaths, POW status, military unit movements, some awards, naval bombardments in Vietnam, etc.

 

V.A. News Releases
Veteran's History Project
Other Organizations:
American Ex-Prisoners of War

A national organization for American citizens who were captured by the enemy. Membership is open to all former prisoners of war from any theater in any war, all former civilian internees and to the families of such persons.

American Gold Star Mothers, Inc.
American Legion
American Red Cross
AMVETS
Armed Forces Foundation
Armed Forces Services Corporation
Blinded Veterans Association
Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc.
Catholic War Veterans, USA, Inc.
Congressional Medal of Honor Society of the United States of America
Disabled American Veterans
Fleet Reserve Association
Gold Star Wives of America, Inc.
Italian American War Veterans of the USA
Jewish War Veterans of the USA
Legion of Valor of the USA, Inc.
Marine Corps League
Military Chaplains Association of the United States of America
Military Order of the Purple Heart of the U.S.A., Inc.
Military Order of the World Wars
National Amputation Foundation, Inc.
National Association for Black Veterans, Inc.
National Association of Atomic Veterans, Inc.
National Association of County Veterans Service Officers, Inc.
National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
National Veterans Legal Services Program
Navy Club of the United States of America
Navy Mutual Aid Association
Non Commissioned Officers Association
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Polish Legion of American Veterans, USA
Rebuilding Together
Swords to Plowshares: Veterans Rights Organization
The Retired Enlisted Association
United Spinal Association
United States Welcome Home Foundation
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
Veterans of the Vietnam War, Inc./Vets. Coalition
Vietnam Veterans of America
Women Air Force Service Pilots of World War II
Women's Army Corps Veterans Association