The Vietnam War
Megan Hurley hr.I
Who: The Vietnam War was fought between communist North Vietnam and the government of southern Vietnam.
What: The Vietnam War.
Where: The War took place in three different countries, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.
When: The Vietnam War started November 1, 1955 and ended April 30, 1975. It lasted for about 20 years.
Why: The War started because communism was seeking to expand in Vietnam allot like the way they tried to expand in Korea. The USA had a policy to containment so they can hold communists to what they already had without expanding.
Facts: during the Vietnam war about 47424 soilders died. It costed the US over 111 billion dollars in the war for ammunition, materials etc.