What president sent troops to Vietnam last?
President Ford had to send in US Marines and US Sailors to help evacuate Saigon in April 1975.
What happened after the last American troops left Vietnam?
North Vietnam took over Vietnam
How long was a typical tour of duty in Vietnam?
Short Answer: 12 months: "Tour of duty" means how much time did a person typically spend in a war zone. In Vietnam, the "war zone" was complicated. For 99% of Army and Marine ground soldiers, the w...
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How long did a soldier who was drafted tour was in Vietnam?
A man was inducted for 24 months. 6 for trng, 12 for Nam, and usually an early out if he did his job. If he didn't, or the army needed him, then he did the whole 2 yrs.
How long did you have to serve in the Vietnam War if you were drafted?
The Vietnam Era draft carried a six year commitment, that is those drafted served for six years or until the end of the conflict, whichever came first.