Vietnam war

Timeline created by 00ndalton
  • Eisenhower being elected president of U.S.

  • President Eisenhower aids the French in Vietnam

  • Kennedy presidency

  • Johnson Presidency

  • Gulf of Tonkin Incident

  • Tet Offensive

    An attack during the tet holiday.
  • My lai

  • Nixon Presidency

  • Kent State

    the national guard killed student .
  • the fall of Saigon

    North Vietnamese Army took over Saigon with little resistance, and it was quickly renamed Ho Chi Minh City in honor of their revolutionary leader at the end of the war Americans who had served in the war, more than 58,000 were dead, and some 1,000 were missing in action. Approximately 150,000 Americans were seriously wounded.