WASHINGTON DC AREA RECOMMENDED LINKS
LTC Arthur D. Nicholson, Jr
- BRIXMIS Association home page http://www.brixmis.co.uk/
- French Military Liaison Mission (FMLM) - La Mission Militaire Francaise de Liaison (MMFL). A French language site about French forces in Berlin with a section on FMLM.
ASSOCIATIONS AND HONORARIUM
RESEARCH RESOURCE SITES
- CNN Cold War Special http://cnn.com/SPECIALS/cold.war/kbank/maps/index.html
- NATO http://www.nato.int
NATO Handbook Chronology of 1989 Events http://www.nato.int/docu/handbook/hb61545e.htm
- Uwe Pflock's Links to Regional Germany Maps http://www.pflock.de/deutschland/karte.htm
- Good site for maps of Germany http://www.stadtplan.net
- German news in English
- New Germany: Prosperity and Pain, A CNN Perspective http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2000/germany/
- We Meet Again - A BBC London service for those looking for service people. There's at least one BRIXMIS entry http://www.bbc.co.uk/england/meetagain/your_stories.shtml
- Russian Air Force (VVS - Voenno-Vozdushniye Sily) recommended web pages. In Russian with some English translation.
- Rob de Bie's Russian Air Force (16AA) in the GDR Web Page . Provides the insights/photos of a group of Dutch aviation enthusiasts (termed "spotters") who performed their own "tours" between 1990-94, along with some limited AOB, airfield, and reference information. The site remains under construction. Good photographs of Soviet aircraft that should bring back some memories.
The National Security Archives and Parallel History Project (PHP) on NATO and the Warsaw Pact. A coalition of research groups in the U.S. and throughout the world dedicated to the research of Cold War events and governments through the release of official government documents & papers. Check the site at http://www.isn.ethz.ch/php/partners/network.htm for a listing of all partner sites. Some notable sites relevant to our area of focus include:
- National Security Archive, Washington http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/index.html
- Federal Military Archives, Freiburg, Germany www.bundesarchiv.de
- Research Group for the Study of Stasi Archives, Washington http://www.ghi-dc.org. A collaborative effort with the Research Department of the Office of the Federal Commissioner for the Records of the State Security Service of the former German Democratic Republic (BStU) in Berlin.
- Cold War International History Project, Washington
- The Newseum, Arlington, VA (check out their Berlin Wall displays!) http://www.newseum.org/