The Bitter End - January 27, 1973 - The Paris Peace Accords are signed by the U.S., North Vietnam, South Vietnam and the Viet Cong. Under the terms, the U.S. agrees to immediately halt all military activities and withdraw all remaining military personnel within 60 days. The North Vietnamese agree to an immediate cease-fire and the release of all American POWs within 60 days.
On 27th January 1973 the Paris Peace Accords were signed, bringing an end to the US involvement in the Vietnam War, one in which they had lost 58,000 soldiers. Description from seebetterlear.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Last Days of the Vietnam War & the Paris Peace Accords
There were 5 U.S. Presidents during its involvement in the Vietnam War. They were: 1. Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961) After the Geneva Accords were signed between the French and Communist Viet Minh leading to a partition of Vietnam, Eisenhower decided to create the South East Asia Treaty Organization (SEATO) with the purpose of stopping communist... Continue reading
Abandoned In Place - “Abandoned in Place” provides a snapshot of the Vietnam POW/MIA issue. From the signing of the Paris Peace Accords, in January 1973, ending American involvement in the war in Southeast Asia to the "dysfunctional" POW/MIA accounting effort of 2014. With the period 1980 -1981 a clear line in the sand. As the U.S. government refocused its efforts from the rescue of surviving POWs to the recovery of remains.