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The American Legion "National Headquarters"
The American Legion "Department of Michigan"www.michiganlegion.org
The American Legion "Department of Michigan Auxiliary"
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial, one of the most visited sites in the nation’s capital since its opening in 1982, has gone virtual. The memorial is now posted on the Internet with a searchable database of National Archives files that provides more than just the names of the 58,000 veterans whose names are etched in black marble on “the Wall,” located near the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall.
Helping Our 4 Legged Veterans
MWD Facility Contact Numbers thru-out US below
Gold Star Moms: http://www.goldstarmoms.com/
National Military Family Association
Department of Defense (DOD)
This web site is intended as a resource for Michigan's veterans and their dependents,
as well as employers, higher learning institutions, and organizations with an
interest in Michigan's veterans.
For more information, call the State of Michigan Veterans' Hotline
at (800) 455-5228. Michigan Veteran Benefits
State of Michigan www.michigan.gov/veteranjobs
Applying for Benefits
- Former POWs can apply for Compensation for their service-connected injuries, diseases or illnesses by downloading, completing and submitting VA Form 21-526 (Veterans Application for Compensation or Pension) (PDF file, 130 KB).
- The form can be delivered in person or mailed to the VA regional office serving the applicant's residence.
- An electronic version of the form may be completed on the Internet at http://vabenefits.vba.va.gov/vonapp/main.asp.
In order to properly evaluate their health for purposes of disability compensation, former POWs should arrange for a POW protocol examination at the nearest VA Medical Center.
Department of Veterans Affairs
Scholarships For Military Children
The Scholarships for Military Children Program is funded through the generosity of manufacturers and suppliers whose products are sold at military commissaries, worldwide. We encourage military families to take advantage of their commissary benefits that not only provide a savings of more than 30 percent on the products purchased, but also support the military community through programs such as this scholarship. The purchase of products from these companies funds the Scholarships for Military Children program.
News about the troops on
the frontline in the Global War on Terrorism
Operation Tribute To Freedom http://www4.army.mil/otf/indexFlashBTS.php
Omni Military Loans and Assistance http://www.yesomni.com/links.php
The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, Inc., is a one of a kind non-profit Veteran Service Organization offering hope, healing, comfort and care to thousands of American armed forces families facing the death of a loved one each year. TAPS receives absolutely no government funding, but through the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, all families faced with a death of one serving in the Armed Forces receive information about TAPS and our military survivor programs.
Homefront AmericaHomefront America, Inc., is an "all volunteer" 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization comprised of military service members, veterans, their spouses, and families who understand the hardships and challenges of our military families that are left behind when a service member is away serving our country
ThanksUSA is a non-partisan, charitable effort to mobilize Americans of all ages to "thank" the men and women of the United States armed forces. We're doing that by providing college, technical and vocational school scholarships for their children and spouses.
Soldier’s AngelSoldiers' Angels mission is to provide aide and comfort to the men and women of the United States Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force and the Coast Guard and their amazing families. The slogan describes the motivation behind Soldiers' Angels. By working together and sharing a common vision of service, the volunteers of Soldiers' Angels send care to deployed soldiers and their loved ones at home.
This Web site provides resources and information regarding mental well-being for Soldiers and their family members. http://www.behavioralhealth.army.mil/
The Thank You Foundation is saying "thank you" to America's service members and veterans through its Thank You Card and Veterans Certificate Programs.
Thank You Foundation Website : http://www.thethankyoufoundation.org/index.php
Great Lakes National Cemetery