One-Stop Military Information
|News and General Information|
|Military Home Pages:
Home Pages for the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and Department of Defense. These pages are the locations for official news and information about the U.S. Armed Forces.
|Joining the Military:
Thinking of joining the military? Links to all of the military recruiting sites, as well as informative articles and information pages about basic training, and military entrance requirements.
Up to date news articles about military personnel, deployments, weapons, policies, and current events.
Photos of the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines, and Coast Guard, in action. Includes historical photos, and photos of aircraft, ships, subs, weapons, and personnel.
Featured articles from your About.com Guide on Kosovo, the Coast Guard, Navy Divers, Heat Protection, and more.
Archived online editions of Military Matters, the About.com U.S. Military twice-weekly newsletter.
One of the largest archives of military jokes and humorous stories on the Internet.
|Military Sound Files:
Military band music, marching music, and misc. sound effect files such as aircraft, bombs, and weapons.
Fact files for the Army, Air Force, Navy, and the Marine Corps. Facts and photos of weapons, aircraft, equipment, and military personnel.
|Military Personnel Sites:
Home pages for the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Personnel Commands. Up to date information on assignments, promotions, training, and other personnel policies and procedures.
|Installations & Units:
Names, locations, and links to Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard installations, bases, posts, and units throughout the World.
Detailed procedures for locating active duty and retired members of the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.
Handy comparison chart which shows military ranks and relationships side-by-side.
Getting copies of your military records, medical records, and duplicates of awards and decorations.
|Medals & Decs Chart:
Graphical pictorials of Army ribbons. You can click on any ribbon and get a detailed explanation of award criteria.
|Pay and Benefits|
|Active Duty Pay:
Useful information about active duty pay matters, including military pay charts, Basic Allowance for Housing, Basic Allowance for Substinance, debt advice, and income tax information.
Information and links for pay matters concerning military retirees, including pay regulations, pay calculators, and pay charts dating back to 1956.
Medical care information for active duty, retirees, and military family members including information about Tricare, dental programs, and VA medical programs.
|Policies and Regulations|
Regulations and written policy letters for the Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and Navy.
Best articles and links to information about military law and military legislation including links to the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) and for military-related legislative matters.
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One-stop information about setting up and maintaining an effective retirement plan.