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- Conscientious Objector
- Corps Tactical Zones (CTZs)
- Dewey Canyon
- Kent State
- Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW)
- Winter Soldier Investigations
Someone opposed to the war based on moral, ethical or religious beliefs. Some refused military service while others were given non-combat jobs.
Corps Tactical Zones (CTZs)
Four US deployed corps-level headquarters (also adopted by South Vietnam) I Field Force Vietnam, II FFV, III FFV, IV FFV in geographic areas north to south.
Combat action in the A Shau Valley in 1969 designed to cut off North Vietnamese Army supply lines.
University in Ohio where 4 students were killed by National Guard troops while protesting the invasion into Cambodia in 1970.
Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW)
Started in 1967, with six Vietnam veterans marching together in a peace demonstration. Today, VVAW continues to fight for peace, justice, and the rights of all veterans.
Winter Soldier Investigations
VVAW sponsored event in 1971 that allowed veterans to testify about war crimes committed by U.S. personnel.