Pre war effects and after effects around the world

20 years (1955-1975), the Vietnam war, as vicious as any other wars, took away more than 5 millions lives, in which many of them were civilians. 3 millions were wounded, and hundreds of thousands of children were left homeless. The war destryed both North South Vietnam.

long term post effects after the war

An upshift of American power and glory put an damper the celebration of the end of war celebration in 1976. So did the economic lows then afflicting the United States, which was blamed on the estimated $169 billion spent on the war efforts. President Lyndon Johnson's decision to fund a war and the Society simultaneously, without a big increase in taxation, launched a big double-digit rise and mounting federal debt that hurt the American economy and made living standards bad from the late 1960s into the 1990s.

Pre War effects

There really where not none no one expected American troops to be in Vietnam for as long as they where no one knew what lie ahead for both sides of the war troops