personnel were in from 1955 thru 1975.
The US was involved from '55 to '75.
War in RVN (South Vietnam) since 1955. War with North Vietnam since 1964.
Because the Vietnam war was fought between Vietnam and the US
The US was at war with North Vietnam (informally-not with documents signed/declaration of war).
We were at war with Vietnam because they disagreed with us about something.
Because no US President wanted to be the FIRST US President to lose a war.
Most historians accept the year 1961 as the beginning of US military involvement in Vietnam.
Communist NORTH Vietnam wanted to re-unite with it's SOUTHERN half; SOUTH Vietnam. The US backed South Vietnam desired to remain a non-communist Republic of South Vietnam. Because the "Communists" were involved, and this was the cold war era; the US had to stop & contain communism. The North attacked the South, the South resisted...Vietnam War.
The US has been fighting in Afghanistan longer it was fighting in Vietnam. It is the longest war in US history.
With North Vietnam (not Vietnam; Vietnam was created after the war). No, the US did not win the war.
the war lasted so long because none of the presidents managed to end it.
Nothing. The US is not at war w/Afghanistan. The US was at war with North Vietnam.
The US went to war with Communist NORTH Vietnam to prevent them from conquering South Vietnam.
Vietnam was at war with France before the US intervened in the sixties. In fact, they defeated the French in 1956 and became independent, but divided into North Vietnam and South Vietnam. The Vietnam war the US was in was the result of the North and their communist sympathizers in the South (the Viet Cong) trying to unite the country under communism. When the US pulled out in 1975, they were successful.
The US is not at war Iraq. The US was at war with a nation called North Vietnam.
Over 58,000 US Servicemen died in the Vietnam War.
During the Cold War, the US fought with Vietnam because of Communism
The US redeployed; North Vietnam won the war (decisively).
Australia was a primary ally to the US during the Vietnam War.
The US is not at war with Iraq. The US was at war with North Vietnam.
The US doesn't like it, but Vietnam was the first war they lost.
The US involvement in the Vietnam war ended when the US withdrew troops in 1973. The Vietnam war did not actually end until 1975.
the war between Vietnam and the USA the winner was Vietnam
The US tested napalm, bombs and chemical weapons on the Vietnam civilians.
None. The US is not at war with Iraq. In Vietnam, the US was at war with North Vietnam.