The Vietnam War

Ryder

My project is on the Vietnam War. My name is Ryder and I am a fourth grader in Van Meter,Iowa

The Vietnam War started in 1955 and ended in 1975.

The war lasted 20 years. The U.S fought Vietnam. Vietnam used AK-47's and the U.S used M-14's which were lighter and more accurate than the AK-47.

M-14s

AK-47s

Helicopters used in the Vietnam War

The helicopters that were used in the Vietnam War were B-29's,B-36's and B-47's.The U.S sent out sixty B-29's and B-47's and only thirty B-36's.Only 3,000 out of 12,000 Vietnam soliders survived.

130,000 soliders went to battle but only 5,000 - 10,000 soliders survived

Later on Black Hawk helicopters found 120,261 soliders at the battlefield. The U.S won the war.