What was the total number of soldiers in Vietnam?
A half a million men at it's height in 1969.
i did a report a long time ago in school and researched this information. On average there were only about 35,000 combat soldiers in Vietnam, on the average. Which made up only about 10% of the total American soldiers in Vietnam. It takes alot of support personnel to take care of the logistics, administrative needs, and etc... for each combat soldier. The number of combat soldiers in Vietnam rose to approximately 50,000 combat soldiers during…
The total number of wounded from both sides in the Vietnam War was 2,096,037. This includes US, ARVN (Army of the Republic of Vietnam), South Korea, Australia, Thailand, New Zealand, and NVA/VC (North Vietnamese Army/Viet Cong). In addition to the 58,220 US soldiers killed, the total number of US wounded was 303,604, with 153,303 of those wounded to the extent that they required a hospital stay.