Vietnam War: Maps

Map of Vietnam with tactical military zones and other information
Map of Vietnam with tactical military zones and other information. Click for much larger image.

Click here for another general map of Vietnam and neighboring countries.

Today in WW II: 20 Aug 1939 Battle of Khalkhin Gol: Soviet Gen. Zhukov decisively defeats Japanese Imperial Army forces in the Japanese-Soviet border war in Inner Mongolia [20-31 Aug].  More 
20 Aug 1940 Winston Churchill refers to the valiant RAF pilots defending Britain: 'Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few'.
20 Aug 1944 168 captured allied airmen arrive at Buchenwald concentration camp, accused of being 'terror fliers' rather than legitimate combatants.
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Understanding the Geography of the Vietnam War

ARVN soldiers receiving M114 howitzer maintenance training, Vietnam
ARVN soldiers receiving M114 howitzer maintenance training, Vietnam.

These reference books and maps are recommended to provide geographical as well as strategic and tactical military information about the Vietnam War.