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Vietnam War - Revision
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
29 terms
The Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Domino Theory
France
Geneva Accords
Communist leader of North Vietnam
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
Attempted to take back control of Vietnam after the conclusio…
1954 Peace Agreement at the end of French Indochina War that…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam
Domino Theory
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
29 terms
The Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Domino Theory
France
Geneva Accords
Communist leader of North Vietnam
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
Attempted to take back control of Vietnam after the conclusio…
1954 Peace Agreement at the end of French Indochina War that…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam
Domino Theory
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
38 terms
Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
24 terms
Vietnam War Study Guide
Domino Theory
Vietnamization
Ho Chi Mihn
William Westmoreland
Belief that it Vietnam fell to communism, surrounding countri…
Withdrawal of U.S. troops and turning over responsibility to…
Leader of North Vietnam
Commander of U.S. Forces in Vietnam
Domino Theory
Belief that it Vietnam fell to communism, surrounding countri…
Vietnamization
Withdrawal of U.S. troops and turning over responsibility to…
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5th grade cold war in a nut shell
Communism
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Berlin Airlift
a political system where the government owns the factories an…
a period of hostility and tension during the 1950s and 60s be…
an imaginary wall or dividing line separating the Soviet Unio…
in an effort to pressure the Allies out of West Berlin, the S…
Communism
a political system where the government owns the factories an…
Cold War
a period of hostility and tension during the 1950s and 60s be…
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RHS (Jarrett) Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
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RPS Spurgeon Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
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Vietnam War
Protestors
cease fire
memorial
Vietnam
People who show they are against the Vietnam War. Fought with…
A temporary end to a conflict
something done or built to help people remember someone or an…
A country in Southeast Asia. Divided between North and South…
Protestors
People who show they are against the Vietnam War. Fought with…
cease fire
A temporary end to a conflict
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RPS Spurgeon Vietnam War - Revision
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
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Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Ngo Dinh Diem
Vietcong
Communist leader of North Vietnam
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
American ally in South Vietnam from 1954 to 1963; his repress…
A group of Communist guerrillas who, with the help of North V…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
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American Anthem Chapter 29 - The Vietnam War vocab
Domino Theory
Ho Chi Minh
Ho Chi Minh Trail
My Lai Massacre
this theory likened countries on the brink of communism to do…
created the Indochinese Communist party and led Vietnam's ind…
the trail that supplied the Vietcong with weapons and supplies
a platoon under Lt. William Calley killed a bunch of innocent…
Domino Theory
this theory likened countries on the brink of communism to do…
Ho Chi Minh
created the Indochinese Communist party and led Vietnam's ind…
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Vietnam War - Revision
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Henry Kissinger
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
National security advisor for President Nixon; had secret neg…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
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Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Ton Duc Thang
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
North Vietnamese communist leader
Leader of North Vietnam after Ho Chi Minh died in 1969
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam,discussed a War of Attr…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ton Duc Thang
Leader of North Vietnam after Ho Chi Minh died in 1969
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Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Ngo Dinh Diem
Vietcong
Communist leader of North Vietnam
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
American ally in South Vietnam from 1954 to 1963; his repress…
A group of Communist guerrillas who, with the help of North V…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
11 terms
5th grade cold war
Communism
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Berlin Airlift
a political system where the government owns the factories an…
a period of hostility and tension during the 1950s and 60s be…
an imaginary wall or dividing line separating the Soviet Unio…
in an effort to pressure the Allies out of West Berlin, the S…
Communism
a political system where the government owns the factories an…
Cold War
a period of hostility and tension during the 1950s and 60s be…
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the vietnam war ends
Who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memo…
The War Powers Act
Nixon's campaign slogan for the 1972 e…
The cease fire agreement signed by the…
b
c
f
false
Who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memo…
b
The War Powers Act
c
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Vietnam War - Revision
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Henry Kissinger
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
National security advisor for President Nixon; had secret neg…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
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The Vietnam War Ends
Twenty-Sixth Amendment
War Powers Act
Ambush
peace agreement
constitutional amendment passed in 1971 that lowered the voti…
legislation passed in 1973 to limit the president's war makin…
an unexpected attack from a hidden position
paris, u.s. and south vietnam agreed to a cease fire with nor…
Twenty-Sixth Amendment
constitutional amendment passed in 1971 that lowered the voti…
War Powers Act
legislation passed in 1973 to limit the president's war makin…
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unit 15 vietnam war
vietminh
communist china and soviet union
domino theory
vietcong
nationalist group that proclaimed vietnam an independent nation
what were the 2 communist countries that were allies with ho…
the theory that if vietnam fell then the rest of southeast as…
communist opposition group in south vietnam
vietminh
nationalist group that proclaimed vietnam an independent nation
communist china and soviet union
what were the 2 communist countries that were allies with ho…
39 terms
Chapter 29- The Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Domino Theory
SEATO
Viet Cong
The North Vietnamese communist leader.
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Southeast Asia Treaty Organization an alliance formed to oppo…
North Vietnamese sympathizers who fought against the U.S. usi…
Ho Chi Minh
The North Vietnamese communist leader.
Domino Theory
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
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Chapter 22 Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Dien Bien Phu
(1890-1969) Vietnamese leader who is responsible for ousting…
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
The idea that if a nation falls under communist control, near…
French surrender to Vietnam when Vietminh overrun the outpost
Ho Chi Minh
(1890-1969) Vietnamese leader who is responsible for ousting…
Vietminh
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
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American Vision Chapter 30: The Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
domino theory
guerrilla
Dien Bien Phu
"Bringer of Light"; leader of North Vietnam
The belief that if Vietnam fell to Communism, so too with the…
Irregular troops who usually blend into the civilian populati…
Town of Northwest Vietnam where the French military base fell…
Ho Chi Minh
"Bringer of Light"; leader of North Vietnam
domino theory
The belief that if Vietnam fell to Communism, so too with the…
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American Heritage Dates
1630
1688
July 4, 1776
1787
founding of Massachusetts Bay
Glorious Revolution
adoption of the Declaration of Independence
Constitutional Convention
1630
founding of Massachusetts Bay
1688
Glorious Revolution
39 terms
The Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Domino Theory
SEATO
Viet Cong
The North Vietnamese communist leader.
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Southeast Asia Treaty Organization an alliance formed to oppo…
North Vietnamese sympathizers who fought against the U.S. usi…
Ho Chi Minh
The North Vietnamese communist leader.
Domino Theory
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
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Cold War-The Vietnam War
What war has many similarities with th…
What two countries were having difficu…
North Vietnam was run under what kind…
South Vietnam was run under what kind…
The Vietnam War
1. North Vietnam... 2. South Vietnam
Communist government
Democratic
What war has many similarities with th…
The Vietnam War
What two countries were having difficu…
1. North Vietnam... 2. South Vietnam
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Vietnam War - Revision
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Henry Kissinger
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
National security advisor for President Nixon; had secret neg…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
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D. American Wars
French and Indian War
American Revolution
War of 1812
Mexican-American War
1754-1763... War fought in the colonies between the English and…
1775-1783... ..., The war between Great Britain and its American…
1812-1814... A war between the U.S. and Great Britain caused by…
1846-1848... President Polk declared war on Mexico over the dis…
French and Indian War
1754-1763... War fought in the colonies between the English and…
American Revolution
1775-1783... ..., The war between Great Britain and its American…
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vietnam war
vietnam
geneva accords
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Din Diem
a french colony, fighting for independence since WWII, led by…
divided vietnam into north, communists, and south, democrats,…
1950s and 60s; communist leader of North Vietnam; used geuril…
leader of South Vietnam put in by America; Catholic; radical;…
vietnam
a french colony, fighting for independence since WWII, led by…
geneva accords
divided vietnam into north, communists, and south, democrats,…
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Vietnam War Study Guide for ELs in Davis Just Pictures
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Vietnam
North Vietnam
South Vietnam
Viet Cong
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Communist. Led by Ho Chi Minh.
Supported by US. Not communist.
Supported by North Vietnam. Fought against US in South Vietnam.
Gave president blank check to wage war in Vietnam. Escalated…
North Vietnam
Communist. Led by Ho Chi Minh.
South Vietnam
Supported by US. Not communist.
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Vietnam War
Indochina
Ho Chi Minh
Battle of Dien Bien Phu
Vietnam
Contained Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam, and was a French colony
Lead Vietnam to its independence v France and became the Comm…
1954 victory of Vietnamese forces over the French, causing th…
Was divided at the 17th parallel and became North and South V…
Indochina
Contained Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam, and was a French colony
Ho Chi Minh
Lead Vietnam to its independence v France and became the Comm…
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Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Ngo Dinh Diem
Communist leader of North Vietnam during the war.
A group with the ultimate goal to cease foreign rule in Vietn…
The idea that if something happens, many other things like it…
The American ally in South Vietnam, quite brutal and sparked…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam during the war.
Vietminh
A group with the ultimate goal to cease foreign rule in Vietn…
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Vietnam
North Vietnam
South Vietnam
Viet Cong
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Communist. Led by Ho Chi Minh.
Supported by USA, Not communist.
Guerrilla fighters, supported by North Vietnam. Fought agains…
After a US Navy Ship was allegedly attacked by North Vietname…
North Vietnam
Communist. Led by Ho Chi Minh.
South Vietnam
Supported by USA, Not communist.
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US History, Vietnam War
America's purpose in Vietnam War
French rule in Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
Vietnam under Japanese control
stop the spread of communism
Vietnam (Indochina) late 1800s
Vietnamese communist leader wanted independence for Vietnam
1940, World War 2
America's purpose in Vietnam War
stop the spread of communism
French rule in Vietnam
Vietnam (Indochina) late 1800s
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Vietnam War - Revision
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
53 terms
Vietnam War
Gulf of Tonkin
Operation Rolling Thunder
President Truman
Domino Theory
incident that led American to send combat troops to support t…
3-year bombing by the American military on North Vietnam from…
President who gave the French 15 million in military aid agai…
foreign policy beliefs that if a country becomes Communist su…
Gulf of Tonkin
incident that led American to send combat troops to support t…
Operation Rolling Thunder
3-year bombing by the American military on North Vietnam from…
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Vietnam War - People, Places, Terms, Ideas
Vo Nguyen Giap
Napalm
Henry Kissinger
Dien Bien Phu
Vietnamese General who achieved victory against French coloni…
Gasoline/ gel mixture used by US forces against enemy targets
US Secretary of State who helped negotiate the end to America…
Battle that ended French colonialism in Indochina
Vo Nguyen Giap
Vietnamese General who achieved victory against French coloni…
Napalm
Gasoline/ gel mixture used by US forces against enemy targets
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Era 11 Part 2: Vietnam War and End of Cold War
Henry Kissinger
Domino Theory
Tet Offensive
Ho Chi Minh Trail
The main negotiator of the peace treaty with the North Vietna…
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell to the Com…
Surprise attack by NVA and Viet Cong on major cities in the S…
Supply route from North Vietnam to Viet Cong in South Vietnam
Henry Kissinger
The main negotiator of the peace treaty with the North Vietna…
Domino Theory
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell to the Com…
30 terms
Vietnam War - Revision
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
30 terms
OZUS Vietnam Visuals
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
William Westmoreland
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese communist leader
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
General of American forces in Vietnam
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell communist,…
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt, oppressive, and unpopular leader of South Vietnam. A…
37 terms
Chapter 17: The Vietnam War
domino theory
napalm
guerilla
Agent Orange
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
Highly flammable chemical dropped from US planes in firebombi…
a member of a loosely organized fighting force that makes sur…
a herbicide used in the Vietnam War to defoliate forest areas
domino theory
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
napalm
Highly flammable chemical dropped from US planes in firebombi…
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Vietnam
North Vietnam
South Vietnam
Viet Cong
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Communist. Led by Ho Chi Minh.
Supported by USA, Not communist.
Guerrilla fighters, supported by North Vietnam. Fought agains…
After a US Navy Ship was allegedly attacked by North Vietname…
North Vietnam
Communist. Led by Ho Chi Minh.
South Vietnam
Supported by USA, Not communist.
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Vietnam War and End of Cold War
Henry Kissinger
Domino Theory
Tet Offensive
Ho Chi Minh Trail
The main negotiator of the peace treaty with the North Vietna…
President Eisenhower's idea that if Vietnam fell to the Commu…
Surprise attack by NVA and Viet Cong on major cities in the S…
Supply route from North Vietnam to Viet Cong in South Vietnam
Henry Kissinger
The main negotiator of the peace treaty with the North Vietna…
Domino Theory
President Eisenhower's idea that if Vietnam fell to the Commu…
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Vietnam War
1968 Democratic National Convention
Agent Orange
Antiwar movement (peace movement)
Body counts
Riots and violence in Chicago outside the Democratic National…
Defoliant (herbicide) Americans dropped on Vietnamese jungles…
Social movement that protested the war and sought out the end…
Measure of Success in Vietnam, # of Vietcong killed.
1968 Democratic National Convention
Riots and violence in Chicago outside the Democratic National…
Agent Orange
Defoliant (herbicide) Americans dropped on Vietnamese jungles…
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USH - Chapter 20 (Vietnam War)
Ho Chi Minh
Vietcong
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Domino Theory
leader of Communist North Vietnam
A group of Communist guerrillas who, with the help of North V…
A joint resolution of the U.S. Congress passed on August 7, 1…
Political theory that if one nation comes under Communist con…
Ho Chi Minh
leader of Communist North Vietnam
Vietcong
A group of Communist guerrillas who, with the help of North V…
48 terms
Chapter 28 - The Vietnam War
Vietminh
Ho Chi Minh
Dien Bien Phu
Domino effect
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
Communist Leader of North Vietnam
The location of the final battle that forced the French out o…
The fear that if one nation falls to communism, its neighbors…
Vietminh
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist Leader of North Vietnam
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Vietnam 2015 Chapter 20 The Vietnam War Era p644
Ho Chi Minh
Domino Theory
Dien Bien Phu
SEATO Southeast Asia Treaty Organization
An important person who was against French rule in Vietnam
The idea that if Vietnam fell to the communist the countries…
A large French military base in Vietnam that was lost to the…
Made to stop the spread of Communism in Asia
Ho Chi Minh
An important person who was against French rule in Vietnam
Domino Theory
The idea that if Vietnam fell to the communist the countries…
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Vietnam War cont. 2
1965
Huey, Puff the Magic Dragon, Jolly Gre…
Tet Offensive
1968
first combat troops (Marines) to DaNang
names given the helicopter workhorse aircrafts of Vietnam War
(1968) violation of a cease fire by Viet Cong (VC) by a surpr…
My Lai Massacre and Nixon elected
1965
first combat troops (Marines) to DaNang
Huey, Puff the Magic Dragon, Jolly Gre…
names given the helicopter workhorse aircrafts of Vietnam War
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CHHS Vietnam War Era
Domino Theory
Gulf of Tonkin Crisis
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
President that sent the most US troops…
If Vietnam falls to communism then other countries next to Vi…
North Vietnamese torpedo boats fired on the US Battleship the…
Authorized the president to take all necessary measures to pr…
Lyndon B. Johnson
Domino Theory
If Vietnam falls to communism then other countries next to Vi…
Gulf of Tonkin Crisis
North Vietnamese torpedo boats fired on the US Battleship the…
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