Vietnam War Casualties by State

The Vietnam War was fought on the Vietnam Peninsula in Asia, from 1964—1975. The North Vietnamese were fighting against the South Vietnamese and their primary ally, the United States. Over three million people died during the Vietnam War, including 58,220 American soldiers who went forth from every state in the nation. 58,212 of the deceased soldiers were men, and 8 of them were women. The number of soldiers sent to Vietnam who did not return home varies a lot from state to state, ranging from as low as 50 in some states, to above 5,000 in others. 

To learn more about the fatal casualties of the Vietnam War, scroll the data in the charts.

Vietnam War Casualties by State

Alabama

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,208

#17 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

5,114

#21 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

700

#20 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

114,232

#21 in the US

Alaska

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

57

#51 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

91

#51 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

10

#51 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

19,174

#47 in the US

Arizona

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

619

#32 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

1,613

#40 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

247

#36 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

184,354

#12 in the US

Arkansas

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

592

#34 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

3,814

#28 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

467

#28 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

72,639

#30 in the US

California

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

5,575

#1 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

17,022

#4 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

2,611

#1 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

531,254

#1 in the US

Colorado

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

623

#31 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

2,697

#35 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

305

#34 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

124,558

#18 in the US

Connecticut

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

612

#33 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

4,347

#25 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

326

#32 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

57,467

#33 in the US

Delaware

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

122

#48 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

579

#49 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

45

#49 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

25,379

#44 in the US

District of Columbia

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

242

#41 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

3,029

#32 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

158

#41 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

7,044

#51 in the US

Florida

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,954

#8 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

3,540

#30 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

577

#23 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

507,334

#2 in the US

Georgia

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,581

#10 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

5,701

#18 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

757

#17 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

202,654

#8 in the US

Hawaii

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

276

#39 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

689

#47 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

407

#31 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

33,087

#42 in the US

Idaho

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

217

#43 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

1,419

#44 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

131

#46 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

44,157

#37 in the US

Illinois

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

2,936

#6 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

18,601

#3 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,789

#5 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

199,747

#10 in the US

Indiana

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,534

#11 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

8,131

#10 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

921

#9 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

130,705

#17 in the US

Iowa

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

851

#26 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

5,633

#19 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

528

#25 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

65,362

#31 in the US

Kansas

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

627

#30 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

4,526

#23 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

429

#29 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

61,707

#32 in the US

Kentucky

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,056

#20 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

6,802

#14 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

886

#10 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

94,424

#27 in the US

Louisiana

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

885

#25 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

3,964

#26 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

610

#22 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

85,378

#28 in the US

Maine

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

341

#38 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

2,156

#36 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

242

#37 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

39,135

#40 in the US

Maryland

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,014

#22 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

4,375

#24 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

531

#24 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

109,070

#23 in the US

Massachusetts

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,331

#14 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

10,033

#9 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

866

#12 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

101,911

#25 in the US

Michigan

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

2,657

#7 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

12,885

#7 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,492

#7 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

201,285

#9 in the US

Minnesota

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,077

#19 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

6,462

#16 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

725

#19 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

111,438

#22 in the US

Mississippi

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

636

#29 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

3,555

#29 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

423

#30 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

56,607

#34 in the US

Missouri

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,418

#13 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

8,003

#11 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

944

#8 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

147,403

#15 in the US

Montana

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

267

#40 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

1,553

#41 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

137

#44 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

32,328

#43 in the US

Nebraska

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

396

#35 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

2,976

#33 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

318

#33 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

39,928

#39 in the US

Nevada

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

149

#47 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

349

#50 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

37

#50 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

74,314

#29 in the US

New Hampshire

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

226

#42 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

1,203

#45 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

137

#45 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

34,719

#41 in the US

New Jersey

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,487

#12 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

10,372

#8 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

836

#14 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

115,126

#20 in the US

New Mexico

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

395

#36 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

2,032

#37 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

200

#38 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

54,010

#35 in the US

New York

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

4,119

#2 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

31,215

#1 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

2,373

#3 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

234,646

#6 in the US

North Carolina

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,613

#9 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

7,109

#12 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

805

#16 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

223,229

#7 in the US

North Dakota

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

199

#45 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

1,626

#39 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

177

#39 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

15,435

#49 in the US

Ohio

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

3,094

#5 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

16,828

#5 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,823

#4 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

247,608

#5 in the US

Oklahoma

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

987

#23 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

5,474

#20 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

625

#21 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

98,151

#26 in the US

Oregon

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

710

#28 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

2,835

#34 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

276

#35 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

105,563

#24 in the US

Pennsylvania

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

3,147

#4 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

26,554

#2 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

2,401

#2 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

268,632

#4 in the US

Rhode Island

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

209

#44 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

1,669

#38 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

149

#42 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

19,771

#46 in the US

South Carolina

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

895

#24 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

3,423

#31 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

483

#27 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

133,143

#16 in the US

South Dakota

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

192

#46 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

1,426

#43 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

160

#40 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

20,519

#45 in the US

Tennessee

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,295

#16 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

6,528

#15 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

844

#13 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

155,261

#14 in the US

Texas

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

3,415

#3 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

15,764

#6 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,779

#6 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

461,679

#3 in the US

Utah

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

361

#37 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

1,450

#42 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

141

#43 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

41,690

#38 in the US

Vermont

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

100

#50 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

874

#46 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

94

#47 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

13,653

#50 in the US

Virginia

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,305

#15 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

6,007

#17 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

882

#11 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

197,412

#11 in the US

Washington

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,047

#21 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

3,941

#27 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

488

#26 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

183,688

#13 in the US

West Virginia

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

733

#27 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

4,865

#22 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

814

#15 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

49,325

#36 in the US

Wisconsin

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

1,161

#18 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

7,038

#13 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

747

#18 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

117,606

#19 in the US

Wyoming

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VIETNAM WAR CASUALTIEShelp

119

#49 in the US

NUMBER OF WWII CASUALTIEShelp

652

#48 in the US

KOREAN WAR CASUALTIEShelp

60

#48 in the US

NUMBER OF VIETNAM WAR VETERANShelp

16,862

#48 in the US

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0

#52 in the US

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0

#52 in the US

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0

#52 in the US