The following links are to web sites that collectors of military insignia and those with an interest in military history may find useful. Insigne neither endorses the services or products offered by these sites nor vouches for the accuracy of the information or the claims these sites may contain. Rather, these links are provided as a service to collectors, whose individual responsibility it is to judge each siteís content.
ASMIC The American Society of Military Insignia Collectors.
Symboles & Traditions: France's premier organization of insignia collectors.
Air-America.Net, a site for collectors of Air America memorabilia.
Information Sites, Archives, Museums
The Alamo Scouts: Learn about the U.S. Army's premier reconnaissance unit of WWII.
Paul Whitman's 503d PRCT web site.
Dave Kaufman's 244th Engineer Combat Bn website.
OSS Operational Groups - a comprehensive site on this branch of OSS
The U.S. Army's Military History Institute offers historical documents and reports on-line.
The Public Records Office (Britain's National Archives)
The Australian War Memorial - Australia's military archives.
The Doughboy Center: The story of the American Expeditionary Forces.
American Military Patches of World War Two: A guide compiled by Howard Lanham.
WorldWar1.com: The War to End All Wars on-line.
WWII History Center: Museum and research library.
Those who have an interest in the Australian Imperial Force of WWI are invited to visit The Australian Light Horse Association.
Digger History: Ted Harris's mammoth unofficial history site of the Australian & New Zealand Armed Services.
Korean-War.com includes a section on exotic insignia of special ops units.
Dedicated to U.S. Air Force patch/insignia collecting, USAFpatches.com serves as an information and gathering area for collectors on the 'net.
A great site for WWII Squadron Patches.
Militaria.com: A site for military collectors and military historians.
HyperWar: A hyper text history of WWII. Offers a wide variety of information on the war.
Gallipoli: a site devoted to this famous battle.
The History Place. Selected articles, photos and drawings on aspects of American history, including the major wars involving American forces.
Military Badges by Booker: the collection of international military badges of H. H. "Sarge" Booker.
The American Armoured Foundation, Inc.ís Tank Museum.
Militaria Dealers, Commercial Sites
Pass In Review for British, Canadian, and Commonwealth insignia.
Vintage Productions, buying and selling military collectibles and more.
For Air Force insignia, take a look at Aeroemblem.
Andrew and Gale Lipps offer medals and insignia from the Civil War to the present through their shop Wartime Collectables.
For general Australian militaria, forums, free posting and more see Grants Militaria.
Military Artifacts Unlimited, specializing in U.S. military patches, medals & insignia.
H. J. Saunders's Military Insignia offers links, information, and insignia sales.
The Flying Tiger Antiques: historical collectibles and Americana.
AAA Historical Americana - World Exonumia. (What are exonumia? Log on and find out!)
Wess Wessling's Coast Guard Patches: sales and documentation, links.
Clanfield Militaria: British and Commonwealth forces insignia.
Der Dienst. Hand-crafted museum quality, full-size reproductions of the world's most famous military awards, medals, badges and insignia at a fraction of the cost of originals.
CollectRussia: Russian and Soviet medals, militaria, and antiques.
Israel Military Products - the Israel Army surplus store.
Tutto Militare offering insignia, medals, equipment, replica weapons, and more. Bi-lingual site (Italian and English); click on American/British flag for English.
Weingarten Gallery - authorized DOD manufacturer of current military insignia and maker of quality reproductions of vintage US aviation wings.
insignia of US services as well as some older insignia and foreign
Moritz Embroidery: Veteran-owned and operated maker of quality cloth emblems.
Articles of War - dealing since 1971 in new and used military books.
Larry Stone offers a wide variety of military-related items: books, documents, autographs, medals, insignia.
Need a display case? Find them at Ruddles Mills.
While World War Two Books deals in new and used military books of all periods, its emphasis is on those dealing with WW2, especially Axis forces.