We think you have liked this presentation. If you wish to download it, please recommend it to your friends in any social system. Share buttons are a little bit lower. Thank you!
Presentation is loading. Please wait.
Published byDaisy Winkle
Modified about 1 year ago
1954 – France pulls out of Indochina Colony now has independence
Conference at Geneva Divided Indochina into Four States Laos, Cambodia Communist-dominated North Vietnam & pro-Western South Vietnam
Ngo Dinh Diem – anticommunist leader in South Vietnam Ngo Dinh Diem – anticommunist leader in South Vietnam Asked U.S. for help Asked U.S. for help
Eisenhower and Kennedy administrations sent military equipment and advisors to South Vietnam Eisenhower and Kennedy administrations sent military equipment and advisors to South Vietnam
1963 – the Viet Cong (Vietnamese Communists), controlled large sections of South Vietnam
U.S. increased support to South Vietnamese government Set up supply bases guarded by U.S. troops
Began bombing Ho Chi Minh Trail and southern section of North Vietnam
North Vietnamese sent units into South Vietnam to support Viet Cong North Vietnamese sent units into South Vietnam to support Viet Cong
Communist forces waged war of attrition against U.S. and S. Vietnamese Communist forces waged war of attrition against U.S. and S. Vietnamese
Were willing to suffer heavy casualties Destruction from bombs Just to inflict casualties on Americans, so that U.S. would lose its will to continue
Vietnam War Part II Section 3. A Turning Point January 1968 was the start of the Tet Offensive January 30 th is the Vietnamese New Year known as the Tet.
Why Did Australia Fight In The Vietnam War? Why did we send 47,000 men and women to Vietnam?
US involvement in Vietnam: THREE STAGES Financial assistance to the French ( ) Financial assistance to the French ( ) US Puppet regime in.
Welcome to Vietnam Ch 17 Sec 1/2. Thursday, May 24, 2012 Understand early American involvement in Vietnam, the Domino Theory and the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution.
CHAPTER 22 VIETNAM MR. ALLEN. Roots of the Vietnam War.
The Vietnam War. Learning Targets Explain how the U.S. got involved in the Vietnam War. Compare and contrast the U.S. and NVA/Vietcong strategies. Predict.
Slide 1 VIETNAM, (the Day War) Scott Masters Crestwood College.
The Geneva Peace Conference: Ending the French War in Vietnam Viet Minh, France, United States, Britain, USSR, China.
The War in Vietnam Chapter 24 section 1 and 2. Background to Conflict Vietnam lost its independence during the surge of European Imperialism in the 1800’s.
Vietnam War Timeline France takes control of Vietnam, divided into 3 parts WWII - Japan controlled all of Vietnam Ho Chi Minh returns.
The Vietnam War America’s Longest War:
Vietnam -Overview Longest war in U.S. history ( ) More than 58,000 US soldiers killed 300,000 wounded 14,000 + disabled 800,000 Vietnam veterans.
VIETNAM or INDOCHINA WAR (s). FRENCH INDOCHINA French colonize parts of Southeast Asia in 1880s, incl. Kingdom of Vietnam French colonize parts of Southeast.
The Vietnam War: Chapter 22. Timeline: What’s Happening? United States: 1965 – first major US combat units arrive in Vietnam 1968 – RFK and MLK.
$200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200.
The Vietnam War Years The United States becomes locked in a military stalemate in Southeast Asia. U.S. forces withdraw after a decade of heavy war casualties.
Self-Immolation of Buddhist Monk, June 11, 1963.
Cold War Trivia Review. Containment Belief that if one country fell to communism others would as well We airlifted supplies to the Western side of this.
Semester Exam Study Part II Answers. A-bombs dropped on ? (cities) Hiroshima & Nagasaki.
The Vietnam War Years EQ: Why did the U.S. decide to fight a war in Vietnam, and why was the U.S. unable to achieve their goals?
The Vietnam War. American Involvement Deepens A. After Ngo Dinh Diem refused to hold national elections, Ho Chi Minh and his followers created a new guerrilla.
The Rise and Fall of Imperialism in French- Indochina By Erich ZackKaitlyn.
MODERN WORLD HISTORY Unit 7 Unit 7 Agenda Day 1 – Cold War Day 2 – Conflicts After 1945: Korea; Vietnam & Israel/Palestine Day 3 - End of the Cold War.
The Cold War: Domino Theory and Containment Korea, Vietnam Cuba, Central America Middle East.
HOLT, RINEHART AND WINSTON The American Nation HOLT IN THE MODERN ERA 1 Chapter 24 WAR IN VIETNAM Section 1: Background to Conflict Section 2: The War.
The War Ends The Main Idea President Nixon eventually ended U.S. involvement in Vietnam, but the war had lasting effects on the United States and in Southeast.
Historisches Seminar der Universität Heidelberg Historisches Seminar der Universität Heidelberg Historisches Seminar der Universität Heidelberg Historisches.
Cold War 4 Crisis in Indochina - Vietnam Cuba Berlin.
U-2 Spy Incident (1960) Col. Francis Gary Powers plane was shot down over Soviet airspace.
Civil Rights/Vietnam War. Civil Rights Movement I. 1950’s Social ______________ A. _____________ 1._____________ – all-white until _______________ broke.
© 2016 SlidePlayer.com Inc. All rights reserved.