Friday, June 22, 2018

Fact of the Day: Vietnam American War

In Vietnam, the Vietnam War is sometimes referred to as the American War in the local language. However a longer title is Khang Chien Chong My which means the "Resistance War Against America". 

10 comments:

Margaret-whiteangel said...

Didn't know that..

Pat Hatt said...

All depends on the perspective indeed for any war

Emmylou said...

The horror stories from both sides...so tragic:(

Martha said...

I didn't know that. You learn something new every day.

Debra She Who Seeks said...

America should have stayed the hell home out of that one.

RO said...

Had no clue about that! Hugs...RO

Kirk said...

The forgot about the French.

Huggybear said...

Oh yes and that was another war that shouldn't have happened that the US lost!!!
Colin

Lowcarb team member said...

I didn't know that …

All the best Jan

Fundy Blue said...

The Vietnam War was a terrible time in our country's history. I remember it only too well. Actually much of the 60s. I think about how bad things are now, so it's good to be reminded that the US has come through terrible times in the past. It gives me hope.