Military Vehicle Links

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Military Vehicle Preservation Association




Duke Battalion Online:
U.S. Army Armor Center:

Los Angeles Tankland Museum:
Steel Soldiers: "The Military Vehicle Super Site"

G503.COM: THE WWII Military Jeep Web site: Everything you ever wanted to know about the Willys MB and Ford GPW.

Willys MB Restoration Page: Photos of Willys MB throughout restoration process (France).

Jon Rogers Jeep-Draw A Source for technical drawings dealing with WWII Jeeps

Dodge Power Wagon Page: Parts, sources, events list, answers to FAQs, many photos.

G741,org The Dodge M37 Registry

HMMWV Net: For those interested in both civilian & military Humvees.

Canadian Military Pattern (CMP) Trucks: CMP gallery, technical pages, links.

Vehicles of Victory:  W.W.II Chevrolet and GMC Trucks.


Organizations and Museums


Berlin Airlift Historical Foundation: A NJ Based Organization dedicated to Preserving the legacy of "Operation Vittles".  A Flying C-54 and C-97 are the tools for this endeavor

Military Vehicle Preservation Assn.: Promotes membership in the MVPA. Also many links to related military vehicle sites.

Military Vehicle Trust (UK): Well organized site of links to clubs, museums, and members; club shop, resources, calendar.

Beltring War & Peace Show: Photos and info about the world's largest military vehicle event.

Belgian Military Vehicle Trust: Photos, information, excellent links to other MV sites.

Quartermaster Museum: Quartermaster photos, history, services, links to museums. Excellent site.

Ass'n Francaise de Collectionneurs de Vehicules Militaires: Lots of photos, information, calendar (in French, of course).

Danish Society for Military Vehicle Preservation: Member pics, calendar, contacts, a few links.

MFHF- Swedish Military Vehicle Society: History, links, photos, news (in English if you wish).

Firelands Museum of Military History: Photos of vehicles and aircraft from Firelands Museum, Norwalk, Ohio.

National Veterans Hall of Honor: Tasteful site of museum honoring veterans.

People's Republic of China Army Museum: Private site with lots photos of the museum.

Greater Penna Area MV Historical Society: Site of club in eastern Pennsylvania: Event listings, classified ads, photos, links.

Long Island Military Vehicle Club: Photos of member's vehicles, parades, event listings, ads, a few links.

6th Cavalry Historical Association: History of 6th Cavalry plus some military vehicle photos.

Deep South Military Vehicles: New Mississippi MV Club site with nice pics of MVs, many in water.

Arizona MV Collectors Club: Coming events, vehicles for sale, articles on past rallies of Arizona club.

Patton Army Vehicle Ass'n: French ass'n lists vehicles for sale, for rent, and wanted (not much else).

Virginia Military Vehicle Ass'n: New Virginia MV Club site, events, newsletter, club projects.

Military Vehicle Collectors Society: An interactive participation web site, which promotes the exchange of information, history and pictures dealing with all military vehicles. New site with some teething pains, but watch it develop and grow.

Forgotten Field Aviation Technical Center: The Staff of Forgotten Field is dedicated to the continuation of the what we feel is the greatest dream of man: To Fly. They restore, maintain and provide educational material about their military aircraft.

  The North Carolina MVPA: The North Carolina Military Vehicles Preservation Club.
The Jersey Military Vehicle Club: The Jersey Military Vehicle Club, formed on July 7th 1994. It's aim is to get Second World War military vehicles out and on the road as often as possible, so the public can see them.

Australian Ex-Military Vehicle Collectors Society Inc: AMVCS, Located in Sydney, NSW. Australia, was formed in 1975 and from then we have grown to a membership of over 170 and have 120 ex-military vehicles with 52 vehicles on historic vehicle registration.

Chicago Area And Northern Illinois Military Vehicle Collectors Club: Chicago Area MV Club site, events, newsletter, club projects.
The Army Ground Forces Association: A New Jersey based group, The Army Ground Forces Association is a non-profit educational and historical association dedicated to the study, interpretation, and preservation of the memory, experiences, tactics, doctrine, and equipment of the United States Army ground soldier of the Second World War (1939 - 1945).

Vietnam Reenactor's Message Board



Other Interesting Sites

Families United for our Troops and their Mission:  A grassroots coalition of Gold Star and Blue Star families, Veterans, and Americans who share a deep appreciation for our men and women in uniform and support them in their efforts to make America safe.

NJ Mission of Honor: A website dedicated to the proper burial of unclaimed Vietnam Veterans remains

America Supports You: A website dedicated to our soldiers, sailors and airmen defending the United States of America.

Olive-Drab.Com: Exceptionally comprehensive MV site with many pages of valuable and interesting information.

Military Vehicles Magazine: Bi-monthly magazine with ads, articles about restoration, historic vehicles, tech tips, much more.

Jane's Reference Books On-Line: Great source for military info. 

Military Vehicles "Mailing List": Discussion forum for all topics related to military vehicles.

Trooper Military Directory & Online Magazine: Museums, war gaming, magazines, books, articles, more. (Czech)

MVs in the Philippines: Lots of Jeeps and other vehicles, mostly WWII vintage. (Philippines)

U.S. Army Modeling Site: Detailed photos, tech manual info, newsgroups, and more for model builders. (Netherlands)

G.I. Journal Magazine: Lots of good, solid military history information.

MV Magazine (UK): Home page of MV Magazine, a kindred spirit in the UK.

WWII on the Web: 80+ links to W.W.II sites (no descriptions).

World War II In Color: The Internet's largest collection of rare color photographs from WW II. An excellent site.

 U.S. Government Sites


U.S. Dept. of Defense Home Page: Current news, DoD highlights, links to other agencies and sections.

U.S. Army: Links to hundreds of units and official military sites.

U.S. Army Center of Military History: Books, images, stories, unusual links. Checkout the Desert Shield photo gallery.

Army Museums: Directory of U.S. Army Museums, addresses, hours of operation.

US Army Transportation Center: Fort Eustis, VA official site; links to transportation museum.

Army Signal Corps Photos: 3500 photos from Library of Virginia Embarkation Series 1942-46. (Very cumbersome to use.)

Defense Reutilization & Marketing Service: US Government surplus auctions and sales.

PS Magazine (Preventive Maintenance Monthly): Connie, Bonnie & Sgt. Halfmast bring you an article index and sub'n info, and now articles too. 
United States Army : Army Heritage Collection Online : Digital Documents include digitized versions of manuscripts, published materials, photographs, artifacts, authority documents, and finding aids.

Supplies, Supplies!

Adirondack Dodge Parts (Dodge & Jeep parts)
Army Jeep Parts (MB/GPW, M38, M38A1 parts & vehicles)
Beachwood Canvas Works (much more than canvas)
Daryl Bensinger (Jeep, Mighty Mite parts)
Gary Hebding's Half-Tracks (Half-Tracks, Scout Cars, and parts)
Rick Larsen (stencils & markings)

WWW.USMILITARYVEHICLES.COM - Vehicles, Parts and Transportation

MV Spares (MB, GPW repro parts)
Portrayal Press (manuals and books)
Vintage Video (videotapes of Jeeps, MVs, much more)
Weebee Webbing (canvas tops, straps, tarps)  This is a NO LISTING fee auction site for military collectors