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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dog_tag

"Dog tags" is an informal term for the identification tags worn by military personnel because of their resemblance to animal registration tags. The tags are primarily used for the identification of dead and wounded soldiers; ...

www.armydogtags.com/a_History.php

It was during the Civil War that soldiers first found the need for some kind of ... the Notched dog tag was discontinued and replaced with the tag that is used ...

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 ...

armedforcesmuseum.com/history-of-military-dog-tags

Feb 1, 2012 ... While some of the soldiers used these silencers, others were known to tape the ... Eventually, dog tags would transcend the practical military ...

www.snopes.com/military/notch.asp

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

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.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 will see why. Dog tags are a form of Identification of a soldier that ...

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.173rdairborne.com/dogtag.htm

The Army Regulations of 1913 made identification tags mandatory, and by 1917, ... The machine used at this time doesn't require a notch to hold he blank in ...

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 ...