Vietnam Veterans

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"What happened when the Vietnam Veterans returned home, how did the system and public change as a result of their sacrifice and a big show of gratitude for these heroes."

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1.  We are not backed by a major studio.  Since this is the case, our project will be influenced by the veterans themselves, not the studios.
2.  We have the advantage of distributing the film on our own streaming channel. 
3.   Small donations are accepted so as many people as possible can be a part of the journey.  
4.  All who help fund our film will get a free downloadable copy.
5.  Producer credits are available for larger amounts. 
6.  Sponsorship opportunities are available with professional commercial mention in front and back of the film piece. 
7.  In a modern way, you will help us share history with a newer generation. 

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Why we are doing this..

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Partners, Associations, Sources & Sponsors

The Ronald Reagan American Legion Palisades Post 283

Los Angeles National Cemetery 

The Vietnam War History Foundation

Americans Supporting Americans

Congressional Medal of Honor Society

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5,500 Donated so far

110k Goal

  • Any amounts are appreciated, it's fast and easy.

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  • Producer privileges are available in amounts of $10,000 and over

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FACTS

Vietnam Veterans by State 2022

 

The Vietnam War was a conflict of the communist government of North Vietnam and its allies, the Viet Cong, in South Vietnam versus the government of the South Vietnam government and the United States, its principal ally. The war lasted from 1954 to 1975 with the United States entering the war in 1965.

The U.S. saw a threat to national security interests with the spread of communism and was determined to end it. Protests against the escalating roles of the United States in the war began with demonstrations in 1964, and grew into a nationwide social movement. Protestors argued that entering the war to stop communist expansion was unjustifiable or an intervention into a foreign civil war. Additionally, extensive television coverage enabled people to see the violence and damage of the war, giving protestors moral ground to argue that the war was too devastating to continue keeping U.S. citizens there.

The United States totally withdrew from Vietnam on March 29,1973 and the war officially ended on April 30, 1975. The Vietnam War had been the longest war the US had fought in up to that point in history, and the most controversial. Estimated solider and civilian casualties range from 966,000 to 3.812 million. There were an estimated 58,318 U.S. soldier casualties alone. A total of 9,087,000 military personnel served on active duty during the Vietnam era, with over 2,709,000 Americans serving in Vietnam, about 9.7% of the generation. 7,484 women served in Vietnam, 83.5% being nurses.

Today, the state with highest number of Vietnam veterans is California, with 596,130, followed by Florida with 519,224. Maine and Montana have the highest number of Vietnam veterans per 100,000 people, with 3,211 and 3,203 respectively.

Here are the 10 states with the most Vietnam veterans:

  1. Maine (2,971 per 100k)

  2. Montana (2,960 per 100k)

  3. West Virginia (2,948 per 100k)

  4. Wyoming (2,890 per 100k)

  5. Alaska (2,734 per 100k)

  6. New Mexico (2,677 per 100k)

  7. New Hampshire (2,588 per 100k)

  8. Oregon (2,578 per 100k)

  9. South Carolina (2,572 per 100k)

  10. Delaware (2,546 per 100k)

source:  https://worldpopulationreview.com/state-rankings/vietnam-veterans-by-state