How many American Vietnam veterans are still alive today?
According to the US Census Bureau, of the 2.8 million Vietnam veterans who served in country Vietnam, there are 1,027,000 alive as of the 2000 census. It is interesting to note that another 15 million claim to be Vietnam veterans.
Of the 2.5 million American Soldiers who fought in Vietnam, less than 850,000 are still alive.
Yes, there a number of Vietnam veterans that are still alive today. There also associations that support these veterans.
there are about 3.5 million Korean Veterans still alive in the U.S.
Of the 2.7 Million of Americans who served in Vietnam approximately 57,000 were killed. It is estimated that out of those survivors less than 900,000 are alive today. This is stark contrast to the US census figures and VFW magazine polls showing that 13,853,027 Americans claim to be Vietnam Veterans. Four out of Five of those who claim to be Vietnam Veterans are not.
According to the Veterans Admininistration estimate of 30 September 2007 there are 23,532,000 living veterans.
there are 3 still living. two Englishmen and one American
Yes, some are still there.
I can't break it down, but their are about 23,000,000 total veterans in the US today.
Many people celebrate veterans day. Its a national holiday. its an American holiday, many people celebrate the holiday like schools. Veterans day is to honor the veterans that have served in our wars and are still alive to this day.
According to www.wwiveterans.com there are 76 veterans from World War 1 who are still alive.
There might be World War 1 veterans alive but most of them died from shellshock
According to the Veterans Administration, 2,212 World War I veterans were alive on September 30, 2001. By 2008, only 110 are expected to be still living. It is estimated that the last veteran of the "Great War" will have passed away by 2018, one hundred years from the time the war ended. As of November 2001, approximately 50 WWI veterans are still living in the State of Missouri who are the survivig widows and where… Read More
3.2 million veterans of the Korean War are still alive in the U.S. In Canada 200,000 veterans are alive today, more than three hundred pass on each week.
how many wwii u.s. veterans are still alive
Veterans day was started to honor the veterans that have served and are still alive.
In November 2012, the Department of Veterans Affairs estimated that approximately 1,462,809 American veterans from this war were still living 670 die every day so as of Nov 2013 =1,218,259 surviving.
There are no Civil War veterans still alive. The last documented veteran, Albert Woolson of Minnesota, was a Union drummer boy, died in 1956.
About 23.5 million.
Of the 16 million there were only 1.7 million are still alive today
There are seven known verified World War 1 veterans still alive. 3 British, 2 Americans and 2 Australians. There are no known South Africans still alive who fought in the first world war.
some of them, only about 20 percent of them are still alive,glad to be here to answer your questoin
Gulf War veterans that are still alive today is right at nine hundred and thirty-four thousand. This includes both men and women that served in the military during this war.
Anytime a soldier disappears during war, he or she is classified as MIA or "Missing in Action". Many veterans believe there are still MIAs who might be alive from the Vietnam War. Many other MIAs were not accounted for after the Korean War.
There are actually no more World War 1 veterans left in the world.
Counting Southerners and Northerners; millions (remember, MANY of these men were teenagers when they fought).
GAR-(Grand Army of the Republic-Union veterans) was our nation's first established veteran's group. It died out when the last US Civil War veteran died in the 20th Century. The oldest still surviving veterans group is the VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars-Founded by the veterans from the Spanish-American War of 1898; our FIRST "Foreign" War); founded in 1899. The American Legion-Founded in 1919 by US veterans of the Great War (The Great War was re-named WWI… Read More
Answer Vietnam Because the Vietnamese communist in Vietnam is no longer communist.
Yes there are 2 left.
Approximately 3.5 million.
whether or not the African American achiever is still alive
There are still nearly 1,300 veterans that are living after fighting in World War II. Many of these are from the United Kingdom and the United States.
North Vietnamese & South Vietnamese Vietnam War veterans are most certainly still living in some of those nations. I added something to the discussion board of this question. Please take a look.
Sir Henry Allingham is still alive I think and Harry Patch possibly.
About 3 1/2 million of the 16 million US Veterans of WW 2 are still with us. We lose on average about 1,100 a day. Call a local post of the VFW or American Legion. They can probaby direct you further. Here's more from WikiAnswers contributors: * There aren't many of WWII's veterans left at all; as many as 1,100 die every day, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
There are no more veterans of World War 1 alive. If they were alive they would be roughly 120 years old now.
The smartest person still alive is Ronald Coleman
Yes, the American composer and ochestrator is still alive.
One, for sure. My Dad. His Dad survived the Somme.
As of September 30th, 2011, there are roughly 2,889,000 WWII veterans alive in the USA according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. Worldwide, there are about 5,250,000 still around as of late 2011. Read more: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_many_World_War_2_veterans_are_alive_today#ixzz1rRSQeUT4
PTSD and exposure to Agent Orange.
Vietnamese General is Vo Nguyen Giap. He is still alive .
2 widows of veterans from world war I are still living. One widow, Pauline Miller lives at Atria Hearthstone Retirement Community in Topeka, Kansas.
Yes, they are between 80 and 100 years old.
Well actually all 3 died this year...
About 2,000,000 US WW2 veterans are still alive (includes sailors, marines, airmen, coastguardsmen, and soldiers). See related links for more details.
In 2006 the UK government said there were 3 still left alive, I believe there is now only one (but I am not sure).
American actress, Irene Bedard is still alive and well. (2011)
American writer and poet Bruce Lansky is still alive and well.
In Vietnam at the time, and still today, it is referred to as "The American War."