US Navy Dog Tags

The roots for US Navy dog tags as a use for personal military identification, as well as dog tags for other military branches, dates back to the Civil War. During that time, soldiers would pin notes inside their uniform with their personal information such as name and...

Standard Military Dog Tag

The standard US military dog tag evolved from a need for identification, which was originally accomplished with pinning pieces of papers inside a Civil War soldier’s uniform that contained necessary contact and identification information.  The look, the information...