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"Donut Dolly" Camilla Meyerson

Camilla Meyerson recounted her time as a Red Cross “Donut Dolly” during the Vietnam War. “Donut Dollies” were women tasked with boosting soldier… read more

Camilla Meyerson recounted her time as a Red Cross “Donut Dolly” during the Vietnam War. “Donut Dollies” were women tasked with boosting soldier morale in active war zones. They would help them write letters home or sit next to their hospital beds and comfort them. This interview is from the Veterans History Project and was conducted by the Atlanta History Center’s Kenan Research Center. close

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"Donut Dolly" Camilla Meyerson Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
510733-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 22, 2021 | 12:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Apr 25, 2021 | 6:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Apr 22, 2021 | 12:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 22, 2021 | 6:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 24, 2021 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 25, 2021 | 6:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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