The US decided that it needed to hold the line against the Communists, though, and continued to send increasing amounts of war material and increasing numbers of military advisors to the aid of capitalist South Vietnam. Gradually, the US got pulled into an all-out shooting war of its own with the North Vietnamese.When did the US exit Vietnam?
The US gets out of Vietnam In 1968, the US president, Lyndon B. Johnson, ordered an end to American bombing of North Vietnam. There were increasing problems in the American army in Vietnam. There was increasing opposition to the war in America.What US president ended the Vietnam War?
Ending the Vietnam War, 1973-1975. Newly elected President Richard M. Nixon declared in 1969 that he would continue the American involvement in the Vietnam War in order to end the conflict and secure "peace with honor" for the United States and for its ally, South Vietnam.When did Vietnam end date?
The Vietnam War began on November 1st, 1955 and ended on April 30th, 1975, lasting 18 years, 4 months, 4 weeks and 1 day. It took place in Laos, Cambodia, and North and South Vietnam. It is also referred to as the Second Indochina War as it followed the First Indochina War.