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...]

Rochester Hills Vet to Receive Overdue Recognition

Edward Henderson of Rochester Hills proudly served in the U.S. Army Security Agency in Thailand from 1968-1971 and in Vietnam. On Friday, June 19, he will finally be awarded six medals as recognition for his service,  including the Good Conduct Medal and the National Defense Service Medal. Read the full story on The Patch. … [Read more...]