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Intro to Vietnam<br />Setting the Stage for Conflict<br />
French Indochina<br />
Overview of Vietnam<br />1800s - French Colony<br />1941 -Japanese Possession<br />1945 - Independent<br />1946 - French C...
Vietnamese Independence<br />History of Invasions – French Control entering 20th Century<br />Modern movement resurfaces a...
World War II<br />France Replaced by Japan<br />Ho Chi Minh returns in 1941<br />**Vietminh is founded<br />Vietminh is le...
Post- WWII<br />Ho Chi Minh appeals to the world for independence<br />France claims possession – First Indochina war 1946...
U.S. Response<br />Pentagon Papers<br />Eisenhower Press Conference<br />What does the U.S. decide to do?<br />Why?<br />
End of War1954<br />Despite financing from U.S., France loses<br />Dien Bien Phu – valley in NW Vietnam<br />40,000 Vietmi...
Geneva Conference<br />July 1954 – Geneva Accords signed<br />Purpose?<br />France, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, China, Great ...
Geneva Accords Provisions<br />Cease Fire<br />Vietnam temporarily divided along 17th parallel (North and South) with DMZ<...
Comparison North to South<br />
Civil War<br />Late 1950’s – North Vietnam supporting Vietcong efforts in the South<br />1960 – Ho Chi Minh sends NVA into...
Homework<br />Read Chapter 19 Section 1<br />Pg 603 – questions 2, 3, and 4<br />
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  1. 1. Intro to Vietnam<br />Setting the Stage for Conflict<br />
  2. 2. French Indochina<br />
  3. 3. Overview of Vietnam<br />1800s - French Colony<br />1941 -Japanese Possession<br />1945 - Independent<br />1946 - French Colony (War)<br />1954 – Independent (North and South)<br />1956 – Unify in 1956?<br />1956 – 1975 Civil War (North Wins)<br />
  4. 4. Vietnamese Independence<br />History of Invasions – French Control entering 20th Century<br />Modern movement resurfaces after WWI<br />Rise of Ho Chi Minh<br />
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  6. 6. World War II<br />France Replaced by Japan<br />Ho Chi Minh returns in 1941<br />**Vietminh is founded<br />Vietminh is led by Communists but not exclusive<br />Attacked Japanese to liberate parts of Vietnam<br />
  7. 7. Post- WWII<br />Ho Chi Minh appeals to the world for independence<br />France claims possession – First Indochina war 1946 - 1954 <br />
  8. 8. U.S. Response<br />Pentagon Papers<br />Eisenhower Press Conference<br />What does the U.S. decide to do?<br />Why?<br />
  9. 9. End of War1954<br />Despite financing from U.S., France loses<br />Dien Bien Phu – valley in NW Vietnam<br />40,000 Vietminh vs. 15,000 French<br />French Surrender – why?<br />
  10. 10. Geneva Conference<br />July 1954 – Geneva Accords signed<br />Purpose?<br />France, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, China, Great Britain, U.S., Soviet Union, <br />
  11. 11. Geneva Accords Provisions<br />Cease Fire<br />Vietnam temporarily divided along 17th parallel (North and South) with DMZ<br />General elections scheduled for 1956 to unify the country<br />U.S. Support? Chinese Support? <br />
  12. 12. Comparison North to South<br />
  13. 13. Civil War<br />Late 1950’s – North Vietnam supporting Vietcong efforts in the South<br />1960 – Ho Chi Minh sends NVA into the South<br />Mid 1950’s Eisenhower decides to intervene – military advisers (900 by 1960)<br />
  14. 14. Homework<br />Read Chapter 19 Section 1<br />Pg 603 – questions 2, 3, and 4<br />
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