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Welcome to Military Connection

The “Go-To” site for veteran support in the military community. We work diligently to connect our users with the veteran support they need. While we aren’t a veteran service organization, we are a resource for active and retired military, veterans and their families.

If you are looking for job posts – this site is for you.

If you are looking for training and advice – this site is for you.

If you are looking for unbeatable discounts and deals on pretty much
everything you can think of – this site is for you.

If you are looking for anecdotal accounts of life in the military
and beyond – this is the site for you.

Our staff is dedicated to bringing you the most current information regarding life in the military and life beyond military service. Check back often, as our blog is updated frequently!

THIS SITE IS FOR YOU

Welcome to Military Connection

The “Go-To” site for veteran support in the military community. We work diligently to connect our users with the veteran support they need. While we aren’t a veteran service organization, we are a resource for active and retired military, veterans and their families

If you are looking for job posts – this site is for you.

If you are looking for training and advice – this site is for you.

If you are looking for unbeatable discounts and deals on pretty much everything you can think of – this site is for you.

If you are looking for anecdotal accounts of life in the military and beyond – this is the site for you.

Our staff is dedicated to bringing you the most current information regarding life in the military and life beyond military service. Check back often, as our blog is updated frequently!



Military Blog

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Why do we celebrate National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day?
reverse culture shock
Managing reverse culture shock starts with understanding it’s causes and knowing what to expect.
list of historical sites
10 former military forts top our list of historical sites to visit in the northeastern United States.
celebrating independence day
4th of July background: What exactly do we honor when celebrating Independence Day in America?
WW1 Films
Top Ten WW1 Films - Part 3 of our series on greatest war movies by era
Historical Attractions
12 forts to visit in the Midwest - Early American historical attractions
Happy Birthday Army 2021
Happy Birthday Army - a brief history of the army and its evolution in honor of the U.S. Army’s birthday, 2021.
Military veterans and PTSD
Understanding PTSD and it’s disproportionate impact on the mental health of wartime veterans.

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Why do we celebrate National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day?
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Managing reverse culture shock starts with understanding it’s causes and knowing what to expect.
list of historical sites
10 former military forts top our list of historical sites to visit in the northeastern United States.
celebrating independence day
4th of July background: What exactly do we honor when celebrating Independence Day in America?
WW1 Films
Top Ten WW1 Films - Part 3 of our series on greatest war movies by era
Historical Attractions
12 forts to visit in the Midwest - Early American historical attractions
Happy Birthday Army 2021
Happy Birthday Army - a brief history of the army and its evolution in honor of the U.S. Army’s birthday, 2021.
Military veterans and PTSD
Understanding PTSD and it’s disproportionate impact on the mental health of wartime veterans.
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Interesting facts about the D-Day Invasion of WW2
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Military flags, Armed Forces symbols, and the meanings behind them
Memorial Day 2021

Military Blog

national korean war veterans armistice day
Why do we celebrate National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day?
reverse culture shock
Managing reverse culture shock starts with understanding it’s causes and knowing what to expect.
list of historical sites
10 former military forts top our list of historical sites to visit in the northeastern United States.
celebrating independence day
4th of July background: What exactly do we honor when celebrating Independence Day in America?
WW1 Films
Top Ten WW1 Films - Part 3 of our series on greatest war movies by era
Historical Attractions
12 forts to visit in the Midwest - Early American historical attractions
Happy Birthday Army 2021
Happy Birthday Army - a brief history of the army and its evolution in honor of the U.S. Army’s birthday, 2021.
Military veterans and PTSD
Understanding PTSD and it’s disproportionate impact on the mental health of wartime veterans.
normandy beach invasion
Interesting facts about the D-Day Invasion of WW2
armed forces symbols
Military flags, Armed Forces symbols, and the meanings behind them
Memorial Day 2021
gifts for military veterans
There’s never a bad time to buy someone you care about a gift. This is especially true if that someone is a military veteran.
Movies about the Civil War
Military Connection’s greatest movies about the American Civil War - War Movies by Era Series
tech savvy
Exciting post-deployment career options for tech-savvy veterans.
military soft skills
4 soft skills you can develop in the military and how the translate to your future civilian career
Historical Forts
16 historical forts to visit in the U.S. South.
how to explain gaps in employment
How to explain gaps in employment due to military service
Military Instagram Influencers
8 military Instagram influencers you need to be following in 2021
US Forts
U.S. forts in the West - 13 American forts to visit west of the Mississippi

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Military Blog

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Why do we celebrate National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day?

homeless veterans
Demographics of homeless veterans in the United States and factors that make them vulnerable to losing permanent housing.
American Revolutionary War Movies
Top Ten American Revolutionary War Movies - Greatest War Movies by Era, a Military Connection Series
post military jobs
The best post-military jobs that utilize veterans’ unique skillset.
military family counseling
Military and Family Life Counseling – services offered and benefits of this important program.
Chapter 31 Benefits
The basics of Chapter 31 Benefits (VR&E)
woobie blanket
Creative ways to use the Woobie – blanket, tent, hammock, dog bed, and more
How to Spot Job Scams
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Learn how to spot job scams before beginning your job search.
month of the military child 2021
Resources for Celebrating April’s Month of the Military Child

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housing grants for disabled veterans
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Veteran housing grants provide funding for the housing adaptations required by disabled Veterans to live safely and independently.
operation homefront free school supplies
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Registration is open for Operation Homefront’s Back-to-School Brigade 2021
annie program
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New VA app supports veterans via text. Annie provides virtual reminders and information regarding self-care topics important to Veterans.
veteran fitness program
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The VA Gerofit Program helps aging Veterans maintain physical and mental health through individualized exercise plans.
vsfs
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The VSFS application is open for the 2021-2022 program, and this year students can connect with more governmental agencies than ever before.
Operation Enduring Service
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Operation Enduring Service creates the largest collection of 9/11 military service stories in the past 20 years.
military malpractice
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The NDAA changes the limitations of the Feres Doctrine and allows for the filing of military medical malpractice cases.
hope for the warriors
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Hope for the Warriors connects service members and families with resources and programs to help ease the transition to civilian life.

Community News


housing grants for disabled veterans
/
Veteran housing grants provide funding for the housing adaptations required by disabled Veterans to live safely and independently.
operation homefront free school supplies
/
Registration is open for Operation Homefront’s Back-to-School Brigade 2021
annie program
/
New VA app supports veterans via text. Annie provides virtual reminders and information regarding self-care topics important to Veterans.
veteran fitness program
/
The VA Gerofit Program helps aging Veterans maintain physical and mental health through individualized exercise plans.
vsfs
/
The VSFS application is open for the 2021-2022 program, and this year students can connect with more governmental agencies than ever before.
Operation Enduring Service
/
Operation Enduring Service creates the largest collection of 9/11 military service stories in the past 20 years.
military malpractice
/
The NDAA changes the limitations of the Feres Doctrine and allows for the filing of military medical malpractice cases.
hope for the warriors
/
Hope for the Warriors connects service members and families with resources and programs to help ease the transition to civilian life.
VA Welcome Kit
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VA Welcome Kit offers guidance to newly separated veterans, their families, and their survivors.
va podcast
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VA Podcast Network provides veteran resource podcasts covering a variety of topics.
guitars4vets
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Guitars for Vets offers a virtual chapter to ensure all vets have access to music therapy for PTSD symptoms.
MSAN
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The Military Spouse Advocacy Network Connects Military Spouses…
National Flag Day
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When is Flag Day and what does it actually celebrate?
Farmer Veteran Coalition
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The FVC provides veteran farm grants to U.S. vets beginning their farming or ranching careers.
Solar Ready Vets
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The solar foundation helps create a Solar Ready Vets Fellowship for transitioning veterans.
Bob Hope Legacy Reading Program
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The USO Bob Hope Legacy Reading Program brings story time on demand to everyplace around the world.
ptsd awareness month
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Honoring PTSD Awareness Month 2021
sexual harassment and assault in the military
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Independent Review Commission expected to share recommendations regarding sexual assault in the military in late June 2021.
Military Friendly Employers
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An overview of Military Friendly and the Military Spouse Friendly Employers 2021 List
veteran disability special claims
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Several disability special claims are available through the VA: Individual Unemployability, clothing allowance, convalescence, and more.

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