Women in Vietnam
Photos from Vietnam
Clubmobile program: Who can make the best Santa using shaving cream and cotton?
Even in Vietnam we had to visit the dentist - even if the dentist office is in a tent. That is Shelley in the dental chair.
Sharon's Clubmobile Program, The Sandpipers (folk group of donut dollies and enlisted men), perform at Cam Ranh Navy. (Tom Appleby, Bobbi Hudson, Skip Stiles, Sharon Vander Ven, Barry Curtis, Sara Yapple, Bill Bates)
Getting ready to program in Cam Ranh
Sara applying makeup for a variety show at the Recreation Center in Cam Ranh (Army)
Susan entering our helicopter - on our way to program to the outlying areas
Long Binh IIFF: Lindsey with the soldiers building the addition on to our recreation center
Kitty and soldier on the roof of our recreation center addition, Long Binh IIFF
Alice next to our bulletin board in our recreation center (Cam Ranh Army)
Competition is fierce at the pie eating contest (Carnival at the recreation center, Cam Ranh Army)
Okay Alice, no fixing the chips in the jar (Carnival at the recreation center, Cam Ranh Army)
The Sandpipers (folk group of donut dollies and enlisted men) performing at a luau at the recreation center, Cam Ranh Army
At the Cam Ranh Army Red Cross Recreation Center (Hugh, Bobbie, Sara, Ray)
Waiting to catch our bus after work from Long Binh back to Bien Hoa where we lived
Patty checking out one of our books at our recreation center at Long Binh
Jan holding a new puppy
Soldiers arriving for programming by the Red Cross girls in Dau Tieng
Visiting the troops in the field
This time we are being treated to a performance by a scout dog
Chris saying good bye to the soldiers moving from Tay Ninh to Da Nang
Our very own Ladies' Room!
The guys couldn't take time out to participate in one of our programs, so we spent time visiting them and filling sandbags
Here are the guys fixing up a powder room for us in Ba Ria
Susan in front of where the Red Cross girls and nurses lived in An Khe, 1966
Sharon and Skip strumming on the beach in Cam Ranh
Sharon (Vander Ven) Cummings in her Class A Uniform in Washington DC before heading off to Vietnam, April 1966
Umbrellas don't do too well during monsoons, Cu Chi, 1967
Sharon and Jim preparing for Monte Carlo night at the recreation center, Cam Ranh Army, 1966
Here is Susan doing her best competing for us girls at the pie eating contest (Cam Ranh Army, 1966)
The Sandpipers, performers were (bottom, left to right): 1st Row: Skip Stiles, Sharon (Vander Ven) Cummings, Barry Curtis 2nd Row: Tom Appleby, Bill Bates 3rd Row: Bobbi (Hudson) Crocker, Sara (Yapple) Varney
The Red Cross Recreation Center at Cam Ranh Army - Open from 10 am to 10 pm - 7 days a week!