US Military Search
As a minimum you'll need the
military person's last name and approximate age. Having other
information such as their first name, middle initial and state will help
but it's not required. The results will return results with first name,
middle initial (if available) last name, actual age, city, and state.
Premium information (phone and address details) are available as an
option, you can also complete additional research through our
Department of Defense DMDC Search
Enter name and SSN or name and birth information. Upon clicking
the "Look Up" button, based on the SSN and other personal information
furnished, the Department will advise you that it does not possess
information regarding whether the individual is on active duty, or that
is does possess information indicating that the individual is on active
Selective Service Registration Verification
This service allows you to look up a service member's selective
service number, as well as the date registered. Only registrations of
men born on or after January 1, 1960, can be verified through this
system. This service is operational seven days a week. It is not
available when system maintenance is scheduled from 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.,
U.S. Central Time, Tuesday through Saturday.
Army Military Locator
Locate Army military personnel for free.
Air Force Military Locator
Locate Air Force military personnel for free.
Navy Military Locator
Locate Navy military personnel for free.
Marine Corp Military Locator
Locate Marine Corp military personnel for free.
Military Unit and Group Search
Search the five Military branches by browsing the various unit's
or groups. Units and groups are broken down further into Aviation,
Infantry, Administrative etc.
The American War Library
This was established by veterans in 1988. It's the world's largest
online military, veteran, and military family registry with over 72
million listings from pre-revolutionary war to the present.
Military Connections - Find a Buddy
They have over 450,000 active duty, reserve, war veterans and
retired military personnel in their database.
National Archives, Veteran's and Their Families
They have over 450,000 active duty, reserve, war veter
Defense POW and MIA Search
This is the Defense prisoner of war and missing personnel office.
It does not have a searchable database, however it foes contain much
needed information and links if your goal is to locate information on a
POW or Missing Person.
Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
The DAV site has a large repository of membership sites, member
lists and other contact information available to you.
USAF and USAAF Accident Crew Name Lists
This is a large list of US Air Force and US Army Air Force
military members and civilians involved in air accidents over many
decades. It has been compiled from official documents and other sources.
Reports or other documents on these individuals are available with a few
exceptions. You can browse by alphabetical listing, or by year of the
Federal Citizen Information Center
There are phone numbers and contact information located at this
web site so you can talk with someone within the government that can get
you pointed in the right direction.
Veteran's Grave Locator
Search for burial locations of veterans and their family members
in VA National Cemeteries, state veterans cemeteries, various other
military and Department of Interior cemeteries, and for veterans buried
in private cemeteries when the grave is marked with a government grave
marker. The Nationwide Gravesite Locator includes burial records from