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When did the war in Vietnam start and end?
Similarly one may ask, when did Vietnam War start and end for the US?
Congress considers the Vietnam Era to be “The period beginning on Feb. 28, 1961 and ending on May 7, 1975 … in the case of a veteran who served in the Republic of Vietnam during that period,” and “beginning on Aug. 5, 1964 and ending on May 7, 1975 … in all other cases.”
who won the Vietnam War? The United States
One may also ask, how long was the Vietnam War?
Why did the Vietnam war start?
The causes of the Vietnam War revolve around the simple belief held by America that communism was threatening to expand all over south-east Asia. Neither the Soviet Union nor the United States could risk an all-out war against each other, such was the nuclear military might of both.