Wikipedia Compilations

General overview:

US Foreign Bases:

US Forces in Germany:
US Forces in South Korea:

Eastern Europe:
Radar Stations:

More info: General remarks how to use Wikipedia

US-Sources and Compilations

Bases in detail: not affiliated with US government)

DoD Websites:

Official DoD Base Structure Reports:
Summaries with amount and size of sites in the Fiscal Years: 2018, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2004
actual Base Structure Reports:
see also (David Vine):

Military Installations:

Stars and Stripes: (Paywall) (Paywall)

Operation Military Kids:

Articles and Presentations

see also: Updates about foreign military bases (on the start page)

Webinar about US foreign military bases
by Leah Bolger (World beyond War, March 2021)

Bases, Bases, Everywhere … Except in the Pentagon’s Report

AFRICOM’s Secret Empire: US Military Turns Africa Into ‘Laboratory’ Of Modern Warfare
The U.S. military already plans to expand its massive military footprint in Africa and elsewhere to the tune of “several million dollars” a year and thousands of troops.
by MintPress News Desk

Other Visualisations

World BEYOND War
Overview / Campaign Close all bases:
Direct Link:

A selection of 51 satellite photographs of US military bases worldwide can be seen here:

Books and Booklets

David Vine: The United States of War

A Global History of America's Endless Conflicts, from Columbus to the Islamic State
by David Vine, Oct. 2020
More Information:

David Vine: Base Nation

How U.S. Military Bases abroad harm America and the World
by David Vine, 2015
More information:

UK Military Bases

by Dave Webb, Sept 2017

A Time Bomb Underground

The military as the main responsible party for a global environmental disaster
by Karl-Heinz Peil, Jan. 2021


Resistance against Military Bases

Booklet with contributions to the "International Congress on Military Bases and their Importance for Global Wars"
in Kaiserslautern, Germany, 8-9 September 2017
Published by the campaign "Stopp Air Base Ramstein", edited by Karl-Heinz Peil
(June 2018)

German edition  (2017)