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The United States went into war with Vietnam in the year 1965.

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President Eisenhower sent US advisers to Vietnam in 1955. President Kennedy sent the Special Forces (Green Beret) to Vietnam in 1961. President Johnson sent US Regulars to Vietnam in 1965.

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