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First American Killed

1945

Peter Dewey was killed in his jeep by a Vietnamese soldier who mistaked him for another person.

Agent Orange

1962

American troops began using Agent Orange to expose roads and trails used by the Vietnamses forces.

President Kennedy Killed

1963

Presidnt Kennedy was driving through Dallas, Texas when Lee Harvey Oswald shot him in the back of the head from the top of a building.

Operation Rolling Thunder

1965

U.S military aricrafts attacked targets throughout North Vietnam.

Patrolling

1965

U.S Navy began patrolling South Vietnam waterways.

Vietnam War Ends

1975

After sixteen years, the Vietnam War finally ends.