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American Civil War 
Contains a wealth of information about Civil War personalities, military battles and campaigns, armaments, etc. 

American Civil War Homepage 
Called "the portal for Civil War study", this site includes biographies, images, music, battles and more. 

Battle of Britain History Site 
The Battle of Britain history site, from the Royal Air Force, provides historic photographs, official reports, and statistical and tactical information about this important WWII event.

Center for Defense Information 
CDI is an independent watchdog of the military and of conflicts worldwide.

Cold War International History Project 
This very informative site includes new information and history of the Cold War, including information from previously unavailable sources in the former Communist countries.

Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients
Created by the Congressional Medal of Honor Society, this resource provides a database searchable by keyword, rank, service unit, division, company and conflict.  Some biographical information as well as detailed accounts of combat are included.  There is a full archive or separate lists of recipients living, deceased, recently honored, and double recipients.  

Great War Society: Links to Other Great War Sites 
World War I web sites are listed here by category.

Korean War: 1950-1953 
Features an extensive list of Korean War web sites, books and oral histories.

Korean War Casualties 
State-Level Fatal Casualty Lists for the Korean War

US Overseas Burials and Missing in Action 
US military personnel buried in American Battle Monument Commission Cemeteries, missing in action, and buried or lost at sea 

Vietnam War Internet Project 
This site is dedicated to providing documents, web sites and information on the various Indochina wars.

Vietnam War Casualties 
State-Level Fatal Casualty Lists for the Vietnam War 

World War I Document Archive 
This site provides access to primary documents of all kinds relating to World War I as well as links to biographical information, photographs, and digital versions of some secondary resources.

World War I: Trenches on the Web 
Explore the people, places and events of the Great War.

World War II Commemoration 
Definitive collection of World War II historical materials on the web.

World War II Army and Army Air Forces Casualties 
World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Force Personnel, arranged by State and Territory

World War II Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties 
State Summary of War Casualties from World War II for Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Personnel, arranged by State and Territory