“The Ho Chi Minh Trail became advantageous to Vietnamese in the war against U.S.”
(i) The Trail symbolizes how the Vietnamese used their limited resources to great advantage.
(ii) The Trail, an immense network of footpaths and roads was used to transport men and material from North to South.
(iii) It was improved in late 1950‘s and from 1967 about 20,000 North Vietnamese troops came south each month. The trail had support bases and hospitals along the way.
(iv) Mostly supplies were carried by women porters on their backs or on their bicycles.