Vietnam War

Chelsey Martinez, October 14 2016

Who ?

Vietnam War

What ?

A war between North Vietnam supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies

When ?

It took place throughout 1954- April 30, 1975

Where ?

It took place mainly in Vietnam the Easternmost country in the Indochina Peninsula in southeast Asia

Why ?

The North Vietnamese government and the Viet Cong were fighting to reunify Vietnam.


The war was estimated to cost about $200 billion