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1

When did the Vietnam War start and end?

Vietnam War 1955-1975

2

What did President Eisenhower of USA do during the Vietnam War?

1953-61 = Sent in 1st military advisors into South Vietnam

3

What did President Johnson (USA) during the Vietnam War?

President Johnson 1963-1969
Sent the 1st combat troops into South Vietnam

4

What was President Nixon USA responsible for?

President Nixon 1969-1974
Responsible to end war in Vietnam

5

What is 1954 Treaty of Geneva?

1954 Treaty of Geneva
Vietnam would be split
North = Communist
South = Capitilist

6

What was Gulf of Tonkin 1964?

August 2 1964
USS Maddox attacked by NV
NV declared War