29th of April 1965
Australian troops entered into the Vietnam War on the 29th April 1965.
The Vietnam war was NOT in Australia. It happened in Vietnam. Life in Australia did not change much due to the Vietnam war.
Australia had nothing to do with the Vietnam War.
Australia never fought Vietnam.
Australia was in Vietnam as part of Britains alliance with the USA. Australia was there in a police action as was USA, not at war with Vietnam.
Australia sent a regiment of Centurion tanks to Vietnam.
Australia became our ally in the war.
Australia deployed a regiment of their Centurion tanks to Vietnam.
There were "Hawks" in Australia too.
Cause if Australia didn't, the communist in North Vietnam would separate south to Australia.