Dwight Eisenhower (sent advisers 1955-61)<quoted text>
Who sent us to Viet Nam ?? Over 58,000 casualties...
John F. Kennedy (increased involvement of CIA and US ambassadors)
Lyndon Johnson (after Tonkin Gulf incident, sent US combat troops 1964)
Richard Nixon (negotiated treaty 1973, withdrew troops, allowing collapse of the South)
Gerald Ford (with funds cut off, declared the US war ended April 23, 1975)