Veterans and Military Resources

The resources on this page are intended to assist our military veterans, current service members, and their families in locating information on a variety of topics. This page is only a small portion of the information available to the military community, and should be independently verified.

General Information

Brazos County




  • Veteran Crisis Line: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • VA Benefits: 1-800-827-1000
  • VA Health Care: 1-877-222-VETS (8387)
  • Gulf War Veteran’s Hotline: 1-800-796-9699
  • NVF Lifeline for Vets: 1-888-777-4443
  • Homeless Veterans: 1-877-4AID VET (1-877-424-3838)
  • DoD Safe Helpline (Sexual Assault): 1-877-995-5247

World War I Centennial Lecture Series (Fall 2017)

To recognize the WWI centennial, Larry J. Ringer Library partnered with the Brazos Valley WWI Centennial Committee to present a series of events focusing on the part played by Brazos County and Texas A&M in World War I.

Cartography of the Great War: Battle Lines, Trenches, and Propaganda
Sierra Laddusaw, Map Librarian, Texas A&M University Libraries; Sept. 2, 2017

Your World War I Veteran: History & Genealogy Workshop
John Blair ’83, Chairman, WWI Centennial Committee; Oct. 21, 2017

The Espionage Act, WWI, and Texas
Rachael Medders, Director, Carnegie History Center; Dec. 2, 2017

“Camp” Aggie: Texas AMC and the Great War
Greg Bailey, University Archivist, Cushing Memorial Library; Dec. 16, 2017

Veterans History Project

Are you interested in interviewing a veteran for the Veterans History Project, or are you interested in being interviewed yourself? Visit this link for information and a Veterans History Project Field Kit. This project was created by Congress in 2000, and has recorded thousands of stories covering WWI to the present.

Family Members & Caregivers

Resources geared towards the specific needs of spouses and dependents:

Resources for those who care for our wounded or disabled military members:

Education & Entrepreneurship

Information on educational benefits and higher education veterans services:

Resources for entrepreneurship and small business development:

Learn more about entrepreneurship and money matters on our Financial Literacy pages.

Job Search/Resume Building

Career information geared towards veterans and military members:

Learn more about resume building and searching for a job here.


Rev. 7/17

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