Who ended the U.S. military draft?

Answer President Nixon ended the draft in 1973, and President Ford ended Selective Service registration in 1975. President Carter reintroduced Selective Service registration in 1980. As of 2010, all males... Read More »

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What event ended US military involvement in Vietnam?

President Nixon tiring of the war and pulling our boys out to bring the peace. What a waste of my grandfather's life.Answer: The war ended when the North Vietnamese won the war.

When was the military draft used?

The United States military implemented a draft, or conscripted service, shortly before the onset of World War II and did not end the draft until the end of the Vietnam War in 1973. Although the dra... Read More »

What Are the Negatives of a Military Draft?

The military draft is a hot-button issue among many individuals in the United States. There have been many arguments made about the potential positives of reinstating a military draft, but there ar... Read More »

When was the military draft started?

The Selective Training and Service Act of 1940 signed by President Franklin Roosevelt created the first peacetime draft. The draft ended in 1973 when the military switched to all-volunteer members.... Read More »