Open main menu

Wikipedia:WikiProject Military history/United States military history task force

Main pageDiscussionNews &
open tasks
Great Seal of the United States (obverse).svg WPMILHIST brown caps.png

Welcome to the United States military history task force. If you have any questions about articles or are generally seeking advice, you're encouraged to ask at the main military history talk page, or you can directly approach one of the task force participants below.

The coordinators of the Military history WikiProject can be contacted here. Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Military history/Coordinators


This task force covers all articles related to the military history of the United States.

Any article related to this task force should be marked by adding US-task-force=yes to the {{WPMILHIST}} project banner at the top of its talk page (see the project banner instructions for more details on the exact syntax). This will automatically place it into Category:United States military history task force articles.


If you approach anyone from this list for advice or help, please check their contributions first to check if they've edited recently. This list may contain people who have not edited Wikipedia in a long time.

  1. A 10 fireplane (talk · contribs)
  2. Btphelps (talk · contribs) (32nd Inf Division, 106th Cav Grp)
  3. BusterD (talk · contribs) (19th century, Philippine-American War, Vietnam Conflict)
  4. Calidum (talk · contribs)
  5. Cdtuba (talk · contribs)
  6. Cgingold (talk · contribs) (emphasis on WWII, Cold War & Vietnam)
  7. Cla68 (talk · contribs) (World War II Pacific campaign)
  8. Connormah (talk · contribs) (USAF/general officers)
  9. CsikosLo (talk · contribs) (US Army 1970s-now, CSA during War Between the States)
  10. Cuprum17 (talk · contribs) (US Revenue Cutter Service and US Coast Guard, also US Army topics in Vietnam)
  11. Darkstar949 (talk · contribs) (US Air Force, US military decorations)
  12. Deadbeef (talk · contribs)
  13. Ed! (talk · contribs)
  14. Fabartus (talk · contribs) (USNR ret. CPO/SS)
  15. GELongstreet (talk · contribs) (units, biographies, orders of battle, minor fixes and additions)
  16. Guoguo12 (talk · contribs) (Pre-1900 wars)
  17. Hawkeye7 (talk · contribs) (World War II Pacific campaign)
  18. intothatdarkness (talk · contribs) (Indian Wars, Vietnam, doctrinal and unit history)
  19. JackTheBestBoss (talk · contribs) (Any US Armed Forces info, World War II and Cold War info, specialist in American weaponry and vehicles)
  20. Jak474 (talk · contribs) (Aircraft, air battles, USAF departments (SAC, TAC, AFSOC, etc.))
  21. Janet1983 (talk · contribs)
  1. John "Hannibal" Smith (talk · contribs) (US Army Infantry, Air Assault operations, 101st Airborne Division, Special Forces, Army Rangers, the War in Afghanistan, and anything post 9/11)
  2. Jwillbur (talk · contribs) (working on Medal of Honor recipients, and anything else)
  3. Lineagegeek (talk · contribs) (Organizational History of the USAF and its predecessors -- Air Service, Air Corps, Army Air Forces)
  4. Marcus Qwertyus (talk · contribs) (modern combat vehicles, uniforms, and individual equipment.)
  5. Moranmdtwnct (talk) 05:55, 3 December 2019 (UTC) (Family was in US Military and can help with anything related to US Armed Forces)
  6. Mukkakukaku (talk · contribs)
  7. Presidentman (talk · contribs) (Post-Persian Gulf era)
  8. Reedmalloy (talk · contribs)
  9. RightCowLeftCoast (talk · contribs) (prior service US Army)
  10. RobDuch (talk · contribs) (Coast Artillery and USN 1880-1970)
  11. Rogerd (talk · contribs) (Pre- U.S. Civil War conflicts (including American Revolution), World War II, Military Aircraft of any period)operational or strategic))
  12. Sabre ball (talk · contribs)
  13. Sadads (talk · contribs)
  14. SantiLak (talk · contribs) (Current US military activities in the war against terror)
  15. ScooterSponson (talk · contribs)
  16. Sp33dyphil (talk · contribs) (Aviation)
  17. Swatjester (talk · contribs) (I'll help where I can. I focus on US Army Infantry, Cavalry, and Special Forces areas as per my professional experience. A few familiar names here (cornelius, looper, linnwood), glad to help out. My focus article will be RSTA if anyone has interest in helping out there)
  18. the_ed17 (talk · contribs) (U.S. Navy in WWII, mostly...some aircraft too!)
  19. TomStar81 (talk · contribs) (A fan of US Military history. I will help with what I can (school work permitting))
  20. Trekphiler (talk · contribs) (World II and later especially, specialist in WW2 submarines, also interest in WW2 intel)
  21. Yitzhak1995 (talk · contribs)
  22. Charlesvvvv (talk · contribs) (Interested in all US War History
  23. Iazyges (talk · contribs) (Interested in all thing military, and foreign policy.)
  24. 82redleg (talk · contribs) (U.S. Army unit history & lineage, mostly; general military history)

ME (WW2 Vet

If you wish to identify yourself as a participant of this task force, simply copy and paste this userbox to your user page: {{Wikipedia:WikiProject Military history/Members/User WPMILHIST United States military history task force}}

Article statisticsEdit

The table to the right shows the current article assessment statistics for this task force.

A list of the top 500 most popular articles within our scope, as well as the number of page views each article received over the past month, can be found here.

With most of our articles assessed as Stub- or Start-Class, there's a lot of work to be done. However, we also have a number of good, A-Class, and featured articles, which have been assessed as amongst the best Wikipedia has to offer. These article serve as a yardstick for what can be achieved and should be aimed for, and can provide ideas about how to write an article and what sources to consult; they are listed below:

Featured articles
Featured lists
A-Class articles
Good articles
United States military history task force assessment statistics


Open tasksEdit

Attention needed referencing and citation (32,970) • coverage and accuracy (22,508) • structure (6,151) • grammar (2,055) • supporting materials (5,706)
Popular pages
Full list
Cleanup needed
Army Correspondence Course ProgramDefense Threat Reduction AgencyLas Cuevas WarSexual assault in the U.S. military278th Armored Cavalry Regiment13th Marine Regiment
Requested articles 
117th Engineer Battalion (United States)Airborne Reaction ForceBattle of Yellow RiverDogs for DefenseForward Operating Base MombasaIbis ProjectLittle Brown BearsMarine Security Force BermudaMaschke CommissionMelrose Air Force RangeNaval Medical Clinic BermudaOfficer Cadet Training UnitOperation Classic Resolve (currently a redirect) • Operation Iron BalancePersonnel Support Activity Detachment BermudaSmart acquisitionSpecial Air Mobile Force GroupSpecial Methods Training CentreStanding Consultative CommissionStrategic Consulting InternationalUdaire RangeUnit of Action (military)United States Army Electronic Warfare BranchUnited States Army Personnel Research OfficeUnited States Army Soldier and Biological Chemical Command131st Field Artillery Regiment (United States)623rd Field Artillery Regiment (United States)26th Brigade Special Troops Battalion5217th Reconnaissance BattalionBette BolivarKhiem ThaoUnited States School Garden ArmyRalph W. Coane533rd Engineer Boat and Shore Regiment592nd Engineer Boat and Shore RegimentEdward James Stackpole (general)Awards and decorations of the United States Coast Guard AuxiliaryUnited States Coast Guard Auxiliary Interpreter CorpsList of Commodores and Directors of the United States Coast Guard AuxiliaryMissions of the United States Coast Guard AuxiliaryUnited States Coast Guard Auxiliary National Executive CommitteeCoast Guard Auxiliary AssociationWilliam H. GillHenry C. NewcomerJames A. WoodruffGeorge B. PillsburyGarrett J. LydeckerCharles W. RaymondHenry M. AdamsWilliam A. Mitchell (general)Frederick S. StrongWilliam H. HolcombeHarris JonesCharles H. Barth, Jr.William C. Baker, Jr.Luke W. FinlayPaul F. YountKenneth A. McCrimmonKenneth E. FieldsCharles F. TankArthur W. OberbeckJohn R. JannaroneRobert M. Montague, Jr.Iran–United States proxy conflictRussia–United States proxy conflict (draft) • China–United States proxy conflict (draft) • North Korea–United States proxy conflict (draft)
Expansion needed
James Wiggin CoeAirman's coinBattle of Apple River FortBattle of Cabin CreekBattle of Kandahar (2001)Second Battle of the MarneBattle of Pigeon HillBattle of Pine CreekBattle of Saint-MihielBattle of San FabianBattle of Spokane PlainsBuffalo Grove MassacreCamp AshrafCampobello Island RaidCamp VirginiaCavalier Air Force StationFort Hunter LiggettForward operating baseForward Operating Base Abu GhraibForward Operating Base GrizzlyHomeless veterans in the United StatesLanding at AitapeLead Petty OfficerLex (dog)Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support ActivityMilitary History of Asian AmericansMountain Warfare Training CentreNaval air stationNaval Computer and Telecommunications CommandNorthern France Campaign (1944)Operation Épaulard IOperation KillerOperation Uphold DemocracyOperation WaterfallSabine-Southwestern WarSt. Vrain MassacreSearch and destroySiege of KonduzSpafford Farm MassacreSubmarine Rescue Diving Recompression SystemUnited States Air Assault SchoolUnited States Army Air Defense Artillery SchoolUnited States Army Armor SchoolVFA-132VFA-136USS Gunason (DE-795)USS Red RoverUSS Tatum (APD-81)SS Gopher State (T-ACS-4)101st Cavalry Regiment (United States)27th Cavalry Regiment28th Cavalry Regiment49th Infantry Division (United States)57th Field Artillery Brigade1st Battalion 102nd Field Artillery111th Field Artillery Regiment (United States)2nd Battalion 28th Marines9th Air Refueling Squadron1st Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment75th Cavalry Regiment160th Infantry Regiment185th Armor Regiment785th Military Police BattalionAnthony T. KahoʻohanohanoCharles L. AdairDonald BlakesleeEleanor ValentinMillard HarmonWilliam AaltoWilliam D. Swenson223rd Infantry Regiment (United States)224th Infantry Regiment (United States)29th Marine Regiment (United States)42nd Military Police Battalion723rd Military Police Battalion; Template:U.S. biological defenseUnited States and state-sponsored terrorismWestern New Guinea campaignAmerican Women's War Relief FundOperation Guardian RetrievalAugust Harvey Martin
Images needed
Category:Wikipedia requested images of the United States military history
Merging needed
Add an article here!
Citations needed
1st Battalion 119th Field ArtilleryAbu Ghraib prison15th Marine RegimentBattle of Abu GhraibBattle of Ouithlacoochiechallenge coinClark Veterans CemeteryKenneth BowraMing ChangSapper Leader CourseHM Prison Shepton Mallet1st Reconnaissance Battalion
Translation needed 
Add an article here!
Tagging needed
Articles with incomplete B-Class Checklists

Article alertsEdit

Today's featured articles

Did you know