Immigration To Vietnam Research Paper

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Thousands of people fled Vietnam to escape the Vietnam War. Tam L. took his wife and children to escape Vietnam and go to America because he didn’t see any other option. He was afraid that “communist soldiers would come knocking at the doors” (Vietnam: Why the War Still Matters Today). There were three waves of immigrants coming to the U.S. The first wave was mostly U.S. military and government employees, as well as people from the South Vietnam government and military. The second wave included farmers, fishermen, and soldiers. The third wave was made of immigrants of many different ethnicities. (Vietnamese History and Immigration to the U.S.) “Hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese have fled to various countries to escape war and persecution
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