North Vietnam entertainer served with North Vietnamese Army on Ho Chi Minh Trail in North Vietnam and Cambodia, 1965-1975. English translation
REEL 1 Recollections of period as singer with North Vietnamese Army on Ho Chi Minh Trail, North Vietnam and Cambodia, 19: work as entertainer; troops’ reaction to her songs; attitude to performing for troops; reaction to narrow escape from American bombing; experiences of being bombed by American aircraft; types of songs sung to troops.
Submarines played a key role in operations throughout the Cold War. Commodore Frederic Thompson, kept himself and his crewmates entertained, by creating ‘radio’ programmes, which were then broadcast over the submarine’s internal speakers.