Vietnam is divided from the North to South. The North is where communism reigns supreme.

First indochina war

The Vietnamese attacked the French for the first because the French have occupied Vietnam

U.S. support French 1948

In 1948 the United States gave money to the French in hopes they would stop the North Vietnamese.

Dien Bien Phu

In 1953 the North Vietnamese attacked the French and devisted the army forcing them to leave Vietnam

First U.S. death

The first U.S. combat death occurred 1958 it gave justification for the U.S to engage more efforts to stop the Viet cong.

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