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    Vietnam War

  • United States Become Actively involved In Vietnam

    The year that we began helping in the conflicts that are begining to escalate in vietnam.
  • Dien Bien Phu

    The North Vietnamese defeat the french at the stgronghold of Dien Bien Phu
  • Rolling Thunder 1964-1965

    The mass bombing of North Vitenam ordered by Presidnet Jonhson in hopes to eliminate all NVA soliders.
  • Gulf of Tonkin Attack

    Attack on U.S naval in Tonkin harbour. Many spectculate that it was faked to gain power to go to war with vietnam.
  • Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

    resolve for recent attaks of in Tonkin Harbour and a document for president johnson to go to war with vietnam
  • President Jonhson Commits over sixty thousand troops to vietnam

    This is the event is when president Jonhson ordered soliders to go to war in vietnam.
  • First Major Battle of Vietnam War for American Units

    This is where soliders begin fighting in the treacherous jungles of vietnam.
  • Operation Junction

    Airbourne attacks of Vietnam followed by the second largest parachute offensive since world war II.
  • Khe Sanh attacked by Vietcong

    The major city in Northern South Vietnam that was taken n=by the NVA>
  • TET Offensive Begins

    The Vietcong begin attacking the major cities where US soliders are stationed in Vietnam.
  • Richard Nixon Elected President

    Richard nixon is elected into office.
  • Operation Menu

    The attacks on eastern cambodia in the hopes to destroy invading soliders from north vietnam coming through cambodia.
  • My Lai massacre

    US soliders attcked a village in Vietnam that by the time the platoon is done all in the village are dead.
  • All but 133,000 US troops have come home

    Majority of soliders who have been drafted have returned home.
  • Peace Talks Break Down

    The peace talks with the North Vietnamese are halted by attakcks from Vietcong.
  • Nixon Resigns

    The president risigns his office after scandals.
  • Peace talks Resume

    Peace talks resume with the North Vietnamese
  • Cease Fire Signed

    Stops all fighting in Vietnam after the fall of Saigon.
  • last casusalties of vietnam war