Important Notice: Our web hosting provider recently started charging us for additional visits, which was unexpected. In response, we're seeking donations. Depending on the situation, we may explore different monetization options for our Community and Expert Contributors. It's crucial to provide more returns for their expertise and offer more Expert Validated Answers or AI Validated Answers. Learn more about our hosting issue here.

How did the United states become involved in the Vietnam War?

0
Posted

How did the United states become involved in the Vietnam War?

0

The U.S. became involved in the Vietnam War first by sending over Military advisors to help train the South Vietnamese Military in all types of combat operations(example-recon patrols/ air assault operations/ facs air support for ground forces).Then in 1964, North Vietnamese gunboats attacked U.S. ships in the Gulf of Tonkin,President Johnson Ordered the U.S. Navy and the Airforce to strike back at selected targets in North Vietnam. In 1965, President Johnson ordered Army and Marine units into South Vietnam to strike at the enemy in South Vietnam.The U.S. Marines landed in Da-Nang and cleared the area of V.C. .The Armys’ 1st Air Cavalry took the fight to the NVA in the Battle of Ia Drang Valley.This Battle was the first mass use of Helicopters as a way to transport troops & their equipment ,fly the wounded and dead to medical units and fly support using helio gunships.

Related Questions

What is your question?

*Sadly, we had to bring back ads too. Hopefully more targeted.