Donut Dolly, An American Red Cross Girl’s War in Vietnam

Vietnam “Donut Dolly” Talks About Her Experience at Rochester Hills Public Library The Rochester Hills Public Library is proud to present “Donut Dolly: An American Red Cross Girl’s War in Vietnam,” May 31 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Author, Joann Puffer Kotcher, was one of the first women allowed in a combat zone. She will discuss the her time on the Vietnam battle front as an American Red Cross Donut Dolly. Upon her return from war, she was awarded the Civilian Service Citation for merit … [Read more...]

An American girl’s Viet Nam war

The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm will celebrate Veterans Day with a presentation by Rochester Hills resident Joann Puffer Kotcher, author of An American Red Cross Girl’s War in Viet Nam. The event begins at 7 p.m. Friday, November 11. Kotcher puts you in Viet Nam; face down in the dirt under a sniper attack, inside a helicopter being struck by lightning, at dinner next to a commanding general and slogging through the mud along a line of foxholes. You see the war through the eyes … [Read more...]