The Center for Women Veterans maintains a research page with links to VA research on women Veterans, opportunities to participate in VA research, relevant research articles and collections, demographic information, and more.
Contact the Women in Military Service for America Memorial (WIMSA) located at the gates of Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA.
VA provides statistics and demographic information on various Veteran populations. Additional statistics are available by state.
You may access legislative information and follow up on Congressional bills at the Library of Congress website .
Veterans Service Organizations are available in most communities and can be located through an online search or phone book yellow pages; they may be able to connect you to a local Veteran willing to be interviewed. Examples of organizations include AMVETS (American Veteran), Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), The American Legion, and Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW).
The Library of Congress’ Veterans History Project maintains an extensive collection of oral histories that you may access and/or add to.
WIMSA also has a collection of oral histories. In addition, they can help arrange for members to either speak at civic or educational events or to be interviewed about the Women’s Memorial, a specific era, or women in the military. Contact the Public Relations Department at 1-800-222-2294 or 703-533-1155 or visit WIMSA .