Veterans Service Organizations

 American Association of Retired Persons www.aarp.org

Catholic War Veterans www.cwv.org

Marine Corps League www.mcleague.org

Marine Corps League of Brooklyn www.brooklyn1ny.tripod.com/

Navy League: www.navyleague.org 

Air Force Association  www.afa.org

Association of the US Army  www.ausa.org

AMVETS  www.amvets.org

Jewish War Veterans  www.jwv.org 

American Legion  www.legion.org

Veterans of Foreign Wars  www.vfw.org

Military Order of the Purple Heart

http://www.purpleheart.org/Membership/default.aspx

Vietnam Veterans of America: Chapter 72  vvachapter72.com

Vietnam Veterans of America  www.vva.org

Disabled American Veterans  www.dav.org

Hope For The Warriors www.hopeforthewarriors.org/

United War Veterans of NYC www.uwvc.org/#

 


 Benefits Links

US National Archives and Records

http://www.archives.gov/veterans/other-resources/benefits-aid.html 

Life Insurance  www.insurance.va.gov 

Home Loans www.homeloans.va.gov

Health Care Eligibility www.va.gov/healtheligibility

Federal Jobs  www.usajobs.opm.gov

Educational Benefits http://gibill.va.gov 

Department of Defense www.defenselink.mil  

Burial and Memorial Benefits   www.cem.va.gov

Returning Veterans  www.seamlesstransition.va.gov 

Employment and Training  www.dol.gov/vets/

Veterans Preference  www.opm.gov/veterans/index.asp 

Vocational Rehabilitation  www.vba.va.gov/bln/vre/index.htm

VA Benefit Payment Rates www.vba.va.gov/bln/21/Rates/

VA Facilities  www.va.gov/directory/guide/home.asp

VA Forms  www.va.gov/vaforms

 Mesothelioma Center http://www.asbestos.com/veterans

Mesothelioma Lawyer center MesotheliomaLawyerCenter.org

VA Home Loan Centers  www.vahomeloancenters.org

 


Government Links

Army                www.army.mil

Marine Corps     www.usmc.mil

Navy                   www.navy.com

Air Force          www.airforce.com

Coast Guard       www.uscg.mil

Department of Veterans Affairs www.va.gov

Social Security Administration www.ssa.gov

Medicare www.medicare.gov

National Records Center 

http://www.archives.gov/st-louis/military-personnel/index.html

Military Information Generic  www.military.com

Federal Government Resources www.govbenefits.gov 

First Gov www.firstgov.govwww.veteransnetwork.org

Boalsburg, Pa., Birthplace of Memorial Day Sources and related links:

www.rootsweb.com/~nyseneca/memorial.htm

www.cnn.com/US/9805/25/memorial.day.wrap 

General Logan Biography www.jal.cc.il.us/johnlogan.html

Historic American Sheet Music, 1850-1920 from Duke University) 

memory.loc.gov/ammem/award97/ncdhtml/hasmhome.html

The Office of Public Affairs provides this page of items that may be of special interest to veterans and customers." Memorial Day Events - Dept of Veterans Affairs www1.va.gov/opa/speceven/memday/index.asp        

The Origins of Memorial Day 

Today in History: May 30 American Memory project, The Library of Congress   www1.va.gov/opa/speceven/memday/history.asp#hist

History of the United States Flaghttp://www.usflag.org/history/flagday.html