Welcome to the Society for Military History

Established in 1933 as the American Military History Foundation, renamed in 1939 the American Military Institute, and renamed again in 1990 the Society for Military History, the Society is devoted to stimulating and advancing the study of military history. Its membership (today more than 2700) has included many of the world's most prominent scholars, soldiers, and citizens interested in military history.

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The Society for Military History Annual Business Meeting is  Sunday April 12, 2015 from 0700-0815 at the Renaissance Hotel Montgomery, Alabama in room Riverview 5.  All members in good standing are welcome to attend.

The 2015 Annual Meeting web site, including registration, program, travel information and much more, can be accessed via the Conferences Page. We’ll see you in Montgomery!


SMH White Paper Announced

An SMH White Paper titled “The Role of Military History in the Contemporary Academy” by co-authors Tami Davis Biddle of the U.S. Army War College and Robert M. Citino of the University of North Texas is now available for viewing and distribution.


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