Vietnam: We Remember
Why This Resource?
- Total American Lives Lost in Vietnam: 58,253
- As of 1973 Missing In Action and Prisoners of War: 2, 646
- As of 2010 – 1,698 MIA/POW are Still Unaccounted For
- The average infantry saw 240 days of combat in one year
- The average age of a G.I. in ‘Nam was 19 years
These are startling statistics, aren’t they? They aren’t just numbers. Each one represents a man or woman and their families who have lived with the consequences of unresolved stress and anguish over the excruciating sacrifice our country made for a war America did not win.
This resource will not only help veterans but it will also give their families and friends a better understanding of how Viet Nam has impacted their loved one’s life.