Commons:Category scheme military forces and people involved in wars

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This proposed taxonomy for forces and military people involved in wars provides a logical, organized and uniform structure for breaking down these categories. Use of the Korean War provides an example of how the structure breaks down for one war.

Military forces involved in wars[edit]

Military forces involved in a specific war are categorized by war, country, branch of service and military unit, such as:

This stucture also facilitates the incorporation of other useful categories such as:

or:

People involved in wars[edit]

People involved (both civilian and military) in a specific war are categorized by war, country, organization, branch of service and military unit, such as:

Comments on this taxonomy[edit]

Currently, the stucture used for these groups is not uniform and may require changes to the categories currently in use to fit this scheme.

Please comment: