Vietnamullrich

Timeline created by VietnamUllrich11
  • US becomes actively involved in Vietnam

  • Dien Bien Phu

  • Creation of Ho Chi Minh trail

  • Operation Rangeland

  • Gulf of Tonkin Attack

  • Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

  • Rolling Thunder Begins

  • US offers peace for Economic Aid Proposal

  • First major battle of VIetnam War for American Units

  • President Johnson commits over 60,000 troops to Vietnam

  • American forces total 385,000

  • Operation Junction City

  • Khe Sanh Attacked by Vietcong

  • Tet Offensive begins

  • My Lai Massacre

  • Rolling Thunder Ends

  • Nixon Takes Office

  • Operation Menu

  • Spraying of Agent Orange Ends

  • All but 133,000 U.S. Troops have come home

  • Peace talks break down

  • Peace Talks Resume

  • Cease Fire signed

  • Nixon resigns

  • Last casualties for the U.S. and final evacuation