At this time, we have only the names of these veterans, as submitted by the public. We will fill in further information on them as it becomes available.
Following a Japanese occupation in the 1940s, the Vietnamese fought French rule in the First Indochina War, eventually expelling the French in 1954. Thereafter, Vietnam was divided politically into two rival states, North and South Vietnam. Conflict between the two sides intensified, with heavy intervention from China and the United States, in what is known as the Vietnam War.