Thursday, June 4, 2009

Twitter's Military Community Connects

*Update* Thanks to the wonderful folks at we've now got our eMail Our Military's Twitter Military Community List up and running.

There are two ways to get listed:

1. DM @MailOurMilitary with which category you should be listed under.
2. Leave a comment here on this post with your Twitter name and the category we should list you under.

(May 31st) This wonderful list is growing at a rapid rate, which is a good thing! Please check to see if you have all these great folks on your twitter list. Help us spread the word by sharing this with everyone you know on Twitter so we can all continue to connect and support one another. Be sure to bookmark this post so you can check back to see how it grows. Don't forget to follow us too! @MailOurMilitary and @eMOMS .

(April 10th) There are lists for moms and lists for dads but at eMail Our Military (eMOM) we're looking to create the ultimate list of military moms, dads, spouses, service members, etc. for you to follow and connect with on twitter.

If you fall into one of these categories leave a comment with your @name and the category we should list you under and we'll add you! We'll update the list as information comes in and publish it here so we can all connect, share resources and support each other.

Military Service Members:

Military Wives:

Military Husbands:

Military Girfriends:

Military Boyfriends:

Military Moms:

Military Dads:

Military Sons & Daughters

Military Veterans:

Military Bloggers:

Military Support Orgs., Supporters, Veteran Advocates, etc.:

Official Military Twitter Accounts
Department of Air Force: Alan Black, Public Affairs
Public Affairs Department of Air Force: Nellis AFB, Las Vegas, Nev.
Joint Staff Department of Defense
Maxine Teller, Public Affairs, Department of Defense
Mark Drapeau, Research Fellow, National Defense University
Army & Air Force Exchange Service
U.S. Joint Forces Command
U.S. European Command (via Ed Buclatin, Captain, US Navy, Director of Public Affairs)
U.S. Pacific Command
U.S. Southern Command
U.S. Central Command
Air Force Public Affairs Agency
US Army
US Navy
US Pacific Fleet
Naval Air Forces
Naval Surface Forces
US 7th Fleet
Navy Personnel Command
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Public Affairs
National Naval Aviation Museum
Hampton Roads Naval Museum
Navy Office of Information New York
Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division: HJ Armstrong, Public Affairs
Naval War College
Navy Exchange
Submarine Group 2
Navy Experimental Diving Unit
USS Constitution
USS Nimitz
USS Bonhomme Richard

We'll be updating this list with a more user-friendly one in the very near future so check back often as it grows daily. For a complete list of Government and related twitter accounts, please check out the GovTwit Directory. Also, don't forget to add yourself to the ever-growing list on

If you've been searching for a way to support our troops easily, now you can. Participate in one of our many projects or register with eMOM and sign up to correspond with service members one-on-one.

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M13A77 said...

I would love to be added to your emails. my twitter is...

my name and category are, Mike Batterman active duty Army. OIF 1,3 and soon 5.

Thank you.

The National Defense said...

The Veterans of Foreign Wars National Headquarters is on Twitter, @VFWHQ. We fall under your category "Military Support Orgs, Supporters, Veteran Advocates etc." Could you please add us to the list? Thank you!