Similarly, it is asked, was there a military draft in 1960?
How many US troops were in Vietnam in 1960?
What was the largest military operation in US history?
|Frontline strength (initial) 3.8 million personnel 3,350–3,795 tanks 3,030–3,072 other AFVs 2,770–5,369 aircraft 7,200–23,435 artillery pieces 17,081 mortars 600,000 horses 600,000 vehicles||Frontline strength (initial) 2.6–2.9 million personnel 11,000 tanks 7,133–9,100 military aircraft|
What bad things happened in 1960?
|July 21-24||Golf US PGA won by Jay Hebert|
|Aug 25 - Sept 11||Summer Olympic Games were held in Rome, Italy.|
|Sep 2-17||Tennis US National Championship won by Neale Fraser and Darlene Hard|
|Oct 5-13||The Baseball World Series won by Pittsburgh Pirates|