If YOU are a Veteran of the American Armed Forces, any branch:
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE !
Veterans related General Links
Since the day the United States was founded, our freedom has been assured by the American Veteran. Whether you are a Hawk or a Dove, Please support without question those that face conflict on our behalf. If you are an employer, the greatest act of respect you can show is to hire a veteran. If you are not an employer, then ask employers you know to hire a veteran. At any time that you meet a veteran, from any era of military service, please thank them for their service to our country. Concerning veteran?s issues, the following website links are offered.
Speedbagcentral.com welcomes and salutes the past Proud Captain and Crew of the USS Tortuga as a friend and believer in the benefits of boxing and speed bag training. Good Luck and God Speed to the ship and crew.
Suicide Hotline for Combat Veterans. Please call for help!
..and thanks to Kelly Graves and her special group of kids who have sent us this link!!
Fallen Hero's Memorial (in honor of those killed OEF & OIF)
National Personnel Records Center (Vets can request their records)
Vet Friends.com help vets reunite with military friends
Historical documents Many of Interest to Veterans
Sites for Woman in Uniform. You go Girls!
Another site for females in Uniform
Veterans Organizations * various Links
US dept of Defense information.
U.S. Military Links_Yahoo listings
Department of Defense links page ( many links)
U.S. Army Wounded Warrior support Links & services for those in need.
Woundedwarrior.org (great stories of inspiration. HELP THEM..)
The American Veteran ( Video clips of sacrifice and service )
Veteran Records ( Online Military Record system. Request records here)
MilitaryHandBooks.com ( free handbooks [*pdf] for military issues & benefits)
Fisher House Helping Military Families in need
Militaryhub.com Financial advice and services for our military hero's.
IAVA.ORG Irag & Afganistan Veterans of America
Fedshirevets.gov (links to Federal Employment opportunities)
USAJOBS.Gov All major government vacancies.
SSDRC.com Social Security and Disability Resource Center
Help for Homeless Veterans VA's pledge to end Veteran homelessness by 2015!
Make the Connection: Excellent veterans links to connect with services or others like you.
Military Online Colleges.org information on accredited degree programs for Veterans.
PatriotGuard.org A valient group, Protecting the dignity and honor of those who have given their lives for our freedom. Ride with pride!
Veterans Quitday - help to stop smoking
Veteran Service Organizations
Veterans Resources for information on many topics
DEPARTMENT of Veterans Affairs (V.A.) related
VA WEBSITES ON FACEBOOK
Current ( 2015) Veterans Benefits Book (pdf download. New books in 2015)
Veterans Burial & Memorial Benefits
VA Veteran work assistance and information
VA Veterans Industries and Compensated Work Therapy
Vets-helping-Vets Peer support program, Waco Texas
Beacon House programs and locations
Getting Veterans and Employers together.
Civilian jobs with Department of Defense
Veteran Service Organizations
Paralyzed Veterans of America
VA office of small and Disadvantaged businesses
VA office of congressional & legislative affairs
Woman Veterans Health Services She served too!
NEW Veterans eBenefits one-stop site for veterans benefits-related online tools and information for Wounded Warriors, Veterans, Service members, Family of Service Members, and those who care for them.
American Corporate Partners (ACP) a national non-profit organization dedicated to helping military Veterans make connections in the civilian workforce.
VETERANS MEMORIALS & AWARDS
Online directory of U.S. Government agency websites
Navy Hymm midi & words ( Eternal Father, Strong & Brave)
Navy Hymn, choral Video ( U.S. Navy Bands Sea Chanters )
Military Care Packages: Sending Smiles Overseas: Everyone loves a gift package!
Veterans Online Forums
Graigs List for Wounded Warriors ( if YOU are a wounded warrior in need, Post it here!)
IMPORTANT VETERANS ISSUES
Veterans guide to getting hired: Employment resources
Veterans Mesothelioma cancer lawyer Center locator tool
Mesothelioma & the Navy: ships with issues
Mesothelioma HelpNow to educate and support Mesothelioma patients and families.
National Assoc. of Atomic Veterans ( exposure related)
VAMortgageCenters.com VA approved Mortgage Lenders
MilitaryVALoan.com MilitaryVALoan.com is a financial resource portal for active duty
military personnel and non-active duty military veterans
Finding an Attorney (Laws.com) Questions and listings by state and legal issues.
Online Courses finding free online education courses
GoGrad Listings for online graduate schools for Military Veterans
Criminal Justice degrees Schools and programs around the country for Vets interested in these fields.
Raising awareness through WristbandSupplies.com. Their mission is to help small, non-profit Veteran organizations spread their cause with free custom wristbands
Holocaust Related - YES, it happened. Stop denying it!!
Holocaust history Project
The United States Holocaust memorial Museum
Holocaust Educational Resources (Nikor project)
Remember.org (many topics)
Government related Links
First.Gov many government links
U.S. Copyright Office, Library of Congress ( if you wrote it, protect it...)
Ellis Island Immigration Records find your immigrant heritage.
From Military to Civilian Police Officer Resource for those veterans interested in Police Work
If you know of a related website that would be helpful to American Veterans and listed here, please contact SpeedBagCentral.com and we will add it.