Military A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States

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List of United States battles in the Vietnam War, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in Vietnam War involving the United States is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these Vietnam War battles that involved Vietnam War you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

List is made up of items like Battle of Hue and Battle of Khe Sanh.

This list answers the question, "What Vietnam War battles was United States involved in?"

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Battle of A Shau is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
A Sầu Valley, Vietnam
The Battle of A Shau was waged in early 1966 during the Vietnam War between the North Vietnamese Army and the forces of the United States and South Vietnam. The battle began on March 9 and ...more

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Battle of An Lao is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
An Lão District, Vietnam
The Battle of An Lão occurred after the Viet Cong captured the district headquarters of An Lão, Binh Dinh, about 300 miles from Saigon. Viet Cong rebels launched an early morning ...more

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Battle of An Lộc is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Bình Long Province
The Battle of An Lộc was a major battle of the Vietnam War that lasted for 66 days and culminated in a decisive victory for South Vietnam. In many ways, the struggle for An Lộc in 1972 was an ...more

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Battle of Ap Bac is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Tien Giang Province, Vietnam
The Battle of Ấp Bắc was a major battle fought on January 2, 1963, during the Vietnam War. It was fought in Định Tường Province, South Vietnam. On December 28, 1962, US intelligence detected the ...more

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Battle of Ba Gia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Ba Gia, Vietnam
The Battle of Ba Gia was a major battle that marked the beginning of the National Liberation Front's Summer Offensive of 1965, during the early phases of the Vietnam War, which is known in ...more

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Battle of Ban Dong is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Ban Dong, Phitsanulok, Thailand
The Battle of Ban Dong was a major battle of the Vietnam War that took place in Laos, involving the North and South Vietnamese armies. The battle lasted from February 8 to March 20, 1971. Before ...more

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Battle of Ban Houei Sane is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Ban Houei Sane, Laos
The Battle of Ban Houei Sane was a battle of the Vietnam War that began on the night of 23 January 1968, when the 24th Regiment of the North Vietnamese 304th Division overran the small Laotian ...more

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Battle of Bình Gia is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Phuoc Tuy province
The Battle of Binh Gia, which was part of a larger communist campaign, was conducted by the Viet Cong from December 28, 1964, to January 1, 1965, during the Vietnam War in Bình ...more

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Battle of Chan La is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Ca Mau, Vietnam
The Battle of Chà Là was a battle of the Vietnam War. The assault by Viet Cong forces was one in a series of attacks since the battle of Ap Bac back in January, in an attempt to ...more

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Battle of Dak To is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Đắk Tô, Vietnam
The Battle of Đắk Tô was a series of major engagements of the Vietnam War that took place between November 3 to 22, 1967, in Kon Tum Province, in the Central Highlands of the Republic of ...more

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Battle of FSB Mary Ann is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Fire Support Base Mary Ann, Vietnam
The Battle of FSB Mary Ann occurred when Viet Cong sappers attacked the U.S. firebase located in Quảng Tín Province, South Vietnam early on the morning of 28 March 1971. Fire support base ...more

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Battle of Go Cong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Gò Công, Vietnam
The Battle of Go Cong was a small battle during the Vietnam War. It took place on September 3, 1963, after the General Staff of the Viet Cong called for "another Ap Bac" on South ...more

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Battle of Hamburger Hill is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Dong Ap Bia, Vietnam
The Battle of Hamburger Hill was a battle of the Vietnam War that was fought by the United States and South Vietnam against North Vietnamese forces from May 10–20, 1969. Although the heavily ...more

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Battle of Hiep Hoa is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Hiep Hoa, Vietnam
The Battle of Hiep Hoa was a minor battle of the Vietnam War. On the night of November 22, 1963, an estimated 500 Vietcong fighters overrun the Hiep Hoa Special Forces Camp, resulting in four ...more

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Battle of Hill 881 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Khe Sanh, Vietnam
The Hill Fights was a battle during the Vietnam War between the People's Army of Vietnam 325C Division and United States Marines on several hill masses north of the Khe Sanh Combat Base in the I ...more

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Battle of Ia Drang is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Ia Drang Valley, Vietnam
The Battle of Ia Drang was the first major battle between regulars of the United States Army and regulars of the People's Army of Vietnam of North Vietnam during the Vietnam War. The two-part ...more

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Battle of Kham Duc is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Quang Nam Province, Vietnam
The Battle of Kham Duc was a major battle of the Vietnam War. The event occurred in Khâm Đức, now district capital of Phước Sơn District, then in Quảng Tín Province, between 10–12 ...more

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Battle of Kontum is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Kon Tum, Vietnam
The lead-up to the Battle of Kontum began in mid-1971, when North Vietnam decided that its victory in Operation Lam Son 719 indicated that the time had come for large-scale conventional ...more

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Battle of Lang Vei is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Quảng Trị Province, Vietnam
The Battle of Lang Vei began on the evening of 6 February and concluded during the early hours of 7 February 1968, in Quảng Trị Province, South Vietnam. Towards the end of 1967 the 198th Tank ...more

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Battle of Lima Site 85 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Houaphanh Province, Laos
The Battle of Lima Site 85, also called Battle of Phou Pha Thi, was fought as part of a military campaign waged during the Vietnam War and Laotian Civil War by the Vietnam People’s Army and the ...more

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Battle of Loc Ninh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Bình Long Province
The Battle of Lộc Ninh was a major battle fought during the Easter Offensive during the Vietnam War, which took place in Bình Long Province, South Vietnam between 4–7 April 1972. Towards ...more

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Battle of Long Tan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Phuoc Tuy province
The Battle of Long Tan took place in a rubber plantation near Long Tan, in Phuoc Tuy Province, South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. The action was fought between Australian forces and Viet Cong ...more

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Battle of Nam Dong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Nam Dong CIDG Camp, Vietnam
The Battle of Nam Dong took place from July 5-6 1964, when the Viet Cong and PAVN attacked the Nam Dong CIDG camp in an attempt to overrun it.

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Battle of Ong Thanh is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Bình Dương Province, Vietnam
The Battle of Ong Thanh was fought at the stream of that name on the morning of October 17, 1967, in Chơn Thành District, at the time part of the old Bình Dương Province, South ...more

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Battle of Snuol is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list A List of the Vietnam War Battles Involving United States
Snuol District, Cambodia
The Battle of Snuol was a major battle of the Vietnam War, conducted by the Army of the Republic of Vietnam as part of Operation Toàn Thắng TT02. The battle lasted from January 5 to May