Other Links

General Interest Links
View the Wall An interactive photographic view of The Wall. Enter a name to begin the search, then zoom in or pan left or right to find a photograph of that person’s name on The Wall.
Awards Branch, U.S. Army Official link to all the awards, medals, rules, images, etc.
Center for Veterans Enterprise Are you a vet? Are you in business or planning to start a business? No direct funding, but other resources in abundance.
PersCom The official link to the United States Army Personnel Command
Groups, Organizations, Locations
Pleiku Pals
Very active mailing list and meeting place for people who served in and around Pleiku. Links. Photos.
Combat Medics A site by and about the combat medics, doctors, and nurses who risked life and limb to save life and limb
Dak To Defenders A site dedicated to the men of the 299th Engineer Battalion (HHC, Alpha, Delta, and the 115th Engineer Co.) who helped defend Dak To during the seige of May 9 thru July 1, 1969
The Army Engineer Association
The 20th Engineer Battalion is part of a 225-year-old tradition. Find out more about it here
Camp Holloway Vet site dedicated to the various units of Camp Holloway
Units (Division, Brigade, Battalion, Company)
1st Cavalry Division/20th Engr Bn(Site is down)
Another 20th Engineer Battalion history page, this one created for the 1st Cavalry Division Association
20th Engineer Bn (Mech)
Active U.S. Army site for the 20th Engineer Battalion, now based at Ft. Hood
III Corps – Fort Hood Home of the re-organized 20th Engineer Battalion
20thengineers From the perspective of the 20th Engineer Regiment. Another history. Great details, WWII art
The Guard Shack
Fantastic historical site created and maintained by the grandson of one of the original members of the 20th Engineer Regiment. Photos, history, links
299th Engineer Battalion Vietnam Veterans Association A site centered on the 299th and those who served in it during Vietnam. There site also contains information from other eras
18th Engineer Brigade A site launched in 1998 by James Szabo Sr., who died in April, 2005. The site is being maintainted by his sone, James Szabo Jr.
538th Engineer Company
Great site for unit that was attached to the 20th for a while, working with the 584th.
Issues (Political, medical, social)
Vietnam Veterans of America
‘Nuff said
VVA Agent Orange site
A great starting point if you are wondering about all the stories about the use of Agent Orange to keep the Engineer Hill perimiter clean as a whistle.
From Engineer Hill to Hanoi In 1969, C. David Thomas was an artist/draftsman working with the 20th in Pleiku. He has spent many years since leading efforts to reconcile the U.S. and Vietnam through the arts.
Personal Sites
Mike Morrow’s My Backstage Vietnam Mike
Petester’s Vietnam Pages
AF pilot Peter A. Bird’s tremendous work documenting his tour in words and many, many pictures.
Vietnam Memorabilia & Pictures A unique collection of audio recordings and a lot of great images from Vietnam, especially the Central Highlands, and of the equipment and souvenirs of the war, from the experience of James R. Claeys.
Portals, collections of links, etcetera
Global Security.ORG
Has brief Historical breakouts for HHC and A Company, B Company, C Company
Vietnam Veterans Homepage Launched in 1994, a great collection of information and links.
View the Wall An interactive photographic view of The Wall. Enter a name to begin the search, then zoom in or pan left or right to find a photograph of that person’s name on The Wall.
Awards Branch, U.S. Army Official link to all the awards, medals, rules, images, etc.
PersCom The official link to the United States Army Personnel Command

VETERANS’ ORGANIZATIONS SITES

Vietnam Veterans of America

American Ex-Prisoners of War Service Foundation

The American Legion

AMVETS

The Blinded Veterans Association (BVA)

Disabled American Veterans DAV

Gulf War Veteran Resource Pages

Marine Corps League

National Gulf War Resource Center

Paralyzed Veterans of America PVA

The Retired Enlisted Association

VFW – Veterans of Foreign Wars

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SITES

Department of VETERANS AFFAIRS Main Page

DVA Facilities
and Leadership Directory

DVA Index of Veterans Organizations

DVA Insurance Programs

DVA National Cemetery Information

DVA Veterans Benefits Administration Home Page

Department of DEFENSE DefenseLink Main Page

DOD American Forces Information Service
Page

DOD American Forces Press Service Page

The LEGISLATIVE

House of Representatives
Main Page

House Committee on Veterans Affairs Page

Addresses and Home Pages for U.S. Congressional
Representatives

Senate Main Page

Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs
Page

Addresses (inc. e-Mail) for
U.S. Senators

The MILITARY   U.S. AIR FORCE Main Page

U.S. ARMY Main Page

U.S. ARMY Review Boards Agency (ARBA)

U.S. COAST GUARD Main
Page

U.S. MARINE Corps Main Page

U.S. NAVY Main Page

GulfLINK (Office of the Special Assistant
for the Gulf War Illnesses)

OTHER FED’L Gov’t   National ARCHIVES
Main Page

Military Records Request
Form SF170

National Archives Database of Holdings

GPO – Government Printing
Office Document Databases (full text)

LIBRARY
of CONGRESS List of Many Government Web Sites

SSA – Social Security Administration Main Page

U.S. POSTAL SERVICE
Zip+4 Zip Code Lookup

OTHER SITES


1st Bn 5th U.S. Infantry Home Page (25th Infantry Division)

33rd Infantry Division Association,
Inc.

4th U.S. Infantry Division Home Page

173d Airborne

Army Times Publishing Co. Military City
Online Site (some services are not free)

Florida State University World War II Project
Site

Freedom Flight – POW-MIA Hot Air Balloon
Team

The Military Chaplains Association of
the US

Military Life – “Your Online Military
Community”

The Military Network

Military Artist George Skypeck’s
Home Page (commercial sales)

Sons and Daughters in Touch
Site

The Stars and Stripes Newspaper

Tina Thomas’ Firebase Freedom
Home Page

The United States Flag Page

U.S.S. Liberty Home Page

Veterans Memorial
e-Cards

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Site

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