Did US “Civic Action” Really Make A Difference In Vietnam? | Battlezone

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A big part of the fight against communism in The Vietnam War wasn’t fought on the battlefield. This “civic action” was undertaken to show the Vietnamese population that they were being supported by the US and that capitalism was the way to go. This was undertaken by providing medical and construction aid as well as ensuring protection from the Viet Cong.

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