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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dog_tag

"Dog tags" is an informal but common term for the identification tags worn by military personnel. The tags are primarily used for the identification of dead and ...

taskandpurpose.com/a-brief-history-of-the-dog-tag

Jan 15, 2016 ... Around World War II, the circular tag was replaced by the more oval shape used by the military today. Its resemblance to dog collar tags led to ...

www.dogtagsonline.com/dog-tag-history.html

A short military dog tags history, from their beginnings in the Civil War, ... The truth of the matter is that the notch on the dog tag was used to position and align the ...

www.mydogtag.com/military

Identification tags are used for identification, casualty reporting, and graves- registration purposes. Army format tags are formally issued to personnel of the ...

www.armydogtags.com/dog-tag-history

It was during the Civil War that soldiers first found the need for some kind of ... The dog tags on the right, are shown without silencers. ... During the late 1950s the Notched dog tag was discontinued and replaced with the tag that is used ...

www.quora.com/What-are-military-dog-tags-and-who-uses-them

Hopefully, NO ONE uses them. When I explain what they are, and what they are used for, you ... Dog tags are a form of Identification of a soldier t...

agilewriter.com/History/DogTags.htm

Eventually small wooden or metal discs were used and referred to as "dog tags" and that name carried over to their human counterparts. 1970s Dog Tags ...

www.snopes.com/military/notch.asp

Did dog tags used to have notches so they could be wedged between the teeth of fallen soldiers?

www.cnn.com/2015/12/10/politics/army-dog-tag-changes/index.html

Dec 11, 2015 ... A metal embossing machine is used to make ID tags at the Soldier ... Army is removing Social Security numbers from dog tags; The move is ...