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Research your Vietnam veteran ancestors with these genealogy and history resources for the Vietnam war. Includes tutorials on obtaining military service records, online Vietnam casualty lists, a searchable database for the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial Wall, timelines, maps, battles, and details on the many women who served in Vietnam.
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Australian Roll of Honor
Australian Services Personnel and civilians who were killed while serving their country in Vietnam.

Geography and Maps of Vietnam
  Geographic resources for contemporary Vietnam from the About.com Geography Guide, Matt Rosenberg.

History of theVietnam War
20th Century History Guide Jennifer Rosenberg presents a concise history of the Vietnam War.

Overview of the Vietnam War
Explore the Vietnam conflict from its roots in the Second World war to its culmination as the longest and most socially disruptive war in American history in this short, one page overview from Military History Guide Kennedy Hickman.

Medal of Honor Citations: Vietnam
A listing of the official military citations for the 241 men who were awarded the Medal of Honor for combat actions during the Vietnam War.

New Zealand Roll of Honor
New Zealand Services Personnel and civilians who were killed while serving their country in Vietnam.

State Level Casualty Lists - Vietnam Conflict
Browse lists for the Vietnam Conflict sorted alphabetically by last name. From the National Archives.

USIGI Military Collection: Vietnam War Era
A listing by the United States Internet Genealogical Society of the indexes and transcriptions that exist on the Internet of the military records of the Vietnam War.

The Vietnam Casualty Search Page
Search here for detailed information about all individuals killed during the Vietnam War, including birth date, death date, cause of death, branch of service and dates of service.

Vietnam Era POW/MIA's
A database for researchers interested in investigating U.S. Government documents pertaining to U.S. military personnel listed as unaccounted for as of December 1991.

The Vietnam Veteran's Memorial Wall
Includes information on the wall, a searchable database of the names, maps of Vietnam, and other treasures.

Vietnam Veteran's Memorials Around the World
An online gallery with pictures, stories, and information about Memorials to Vietnam Veterans in the United States and elsewhere.

Vietnam Women Veterans
Read a history of American women's involvement in the Vietnam War from the Vietnam Women Veterans society.

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