Vietnam War

PAGE 2
Vietnam War and the media

Vietnam War and the media

April 11, 2016
The Vietnam War was one of the most publicized wars in all of American history. Thousands watched on their television as Walter Cronkite and…

Read More
Helicopters in Vietnam War

Helicopters in Vietnam War

April 10, 2016
By Walter J. Boyne Establishment of the 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) The combined results of [testing] and the operations in Vietnam led…

Read More
Vietnam War Project

Vietnam War Project

April 9, 2016
Over 58, servicemen and women gave their lives during the war in Vietnam. Half a century later, they can still be described as the brave, selfless…

Read More
Vietnam War Art

Vietnam War Art

April 2, 2016
From post-colonial struggles to the battles to reunify a Vietnam partitioned after the 1954 Geneva Accords, North Vietnamese artists were key…

Read More
Vietnam War conscientious objectors

Vietnam War conscientious objectors

December 31, 2013
Profiles and Reflections See Peace & Change: A Journal of Peace Research , vol. 27, no. 2 (April 2002). Special Issue on Non-Governmental…

Read More
Conditions in Vietnam War

Conditions in Vietnam War

November 11, 2014
​Conditions of Warfare in Vietnam By Tahlia, Caitlin and Maddy Introduction People whether it was men or women (as nurses) they were under extreme…

Read More
Vietnam War Memorial list of names

Vietnam War Memorial list of names

September 30, 2014
Extremely controversial and widely ill-received at its dedication in 1982, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial has since become one of the country’s…

Read More
Aftermath of Vietnam War

Aftermath of Vietnam War

November 6, 2015
Lasting for 20 years (1955-1975), the Vietnam war, as bloody as any other wars, took away more than 2 millions lives, in which many of them were…

Read More
End of Vietnam War Facts

End of Vietnam War Facts

October 31, 2015
By Arnold R. Isaacs Best Defense guest historian Closing thoughts for this trip down Vietnam memory lane: — A key fallacy in the we-won mythology…

Read More
Vietnam War Veterans

Vietnam War Veterans

November 18, 2015
“You can’t take a 19-year-old brain and subject it to the constant threat of death or injury by rocket fire and expect it not to be affected…

Read More
Vietnam War Politics

Vietnam War Politics

June 12, 2012
The meaning of the Vietnam War for American foreign policy remains a hotly contested and unresolved issue. Most aspects of the war remain open…

Read More
Vietnam War Artists

Vietnam War Artists

December 30, 2015
The Vietnam War had a substantial impact on those involved, with the loss of hundreds of thousands of lives. During the 1960s and 1970s, artists…

Read More
Vietnam War Ending date

Vietnam War Ending date

February 16, 2016
Forty years ago, on March 29, 1973, the United States ended its military involvement in Vietnam. Although the war would continue another two…

Read More
Vietnam War justification

Vietnam War justification

December 18, 2011
U.S. Involvement in the Vietnam War: the Gulf of Tonkin and Escalation, 1964 In early August 1964, two U.S. destroyers stationed in the Gulf…

Read More
Vietnam Veterans Against War

Vietnam Veterans Against War

September 22, 2015
By Robert Dunn Military Recruiters don t tell the whole story, he maintains From Spin-Off, the teen section of Champaign-Urbana s News-Gazette…

Read More
Australian War Memorial Vietnam

Australian War Memorial Vietnam

June 26, 2014
The arrival of the Australian Army Training Team Vietnam (AATTV) in South Vietnam during July and August 1962 was the beginning of Australia…

Read More
Vietnam War Memorial in Washington DC

Vietnam War Memorial in Washington DC

May 19, 2012
First unveiled on November 13, 1982, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial remains an atypical war monument. Its main feature, a V-shaped wall inscribed…

Read More
Weapons used in Vietnam War

Weapons used in Vietnam War

July 24, 2015
History of War - Weapons of War The M-16A1 5.56mm assault rifle is one of the most identifiable hand held weapons of Vietnam, used by US troops…

Read More