By the end of 1965, the United States had 184,300 troops in.
See Vietnam War/Time Line.
Australian "Military Advisors" were sent to Vietnam in 1962. On April 29th, 1965, the Prime Minister, Sir Robert Menzies, committed Australian troops to fight in Vietnam. On November 30th, 1971, the last Australian combat troops left Vietnam. Over 60,000 ANZAC troops, many of them conscripts, fought in Vietnam.
US troop strength began to increase as the war in Vietnam continued without an end in sight. By the end of 1965, US President Johnson had authorized the 185,000 positioned in Vietnam.
In February, 1965, the Viet Cong attacked an American military base near Pleiku. Using the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, President Johnson sent in 3,500 Marines, the first official troops, to South Vietnam. By the end of the year, there were 200,000 US troops in Vietnam.
U.S. president Kennedy said many troops to Vietnam to fight the Vietnam War.
See Vietnam War casualties by year (posted by 1/69th Armor Association).
Presidents in both parties continued to send troops and supplies to fight in Vietnam because they feared the spreading of communism. Many of them also remembered Hitler from Germany and the atrocities that he committed.
Prior to 1965, the only US military personnel in Vietnam (officially) were advisers, special forces (Green Beret), pilots, etc.
They were US troops, not hispanic troops. Approximately 170,000 American males of Hispanic descent served in the Vietnam War.
Approximately 500,000 servicemen were in Vietnam in 1968.
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When President Nixon took office there was approximately 536,100 American troops in Vietnam. President Nixon immediately started reducing the number of troops in Vietnam.
About 600 Australian servicemen died in Vietnam.
See Vietnam Time-Line website.
See Vietnam War time-line
About 520 were killed in Vietnam.
Not many because most of the communist troops were from the north. Take my word cas I am vietnamese if you can't tell by my name
See: Vietnam Time-line
There were not any troops in Vietnam during the Kennedy administration. Just 500 military advisors. Kennedy was assassinated before we sent troops
From the US it was 2.1 million.
Approximately 2,594,000 US servicemen served in the Vietnam War.
There were about 10 Armored Cavalry Squadrons in Vietnam; each squadron containing approximately 4 Troops...three line and one headquarters.
half a million 500000 to 550000