Millie Dunn Veasey
Millie Dunn Veasey (January 31, 1918 – March 9, 2018) was an American veteran. She was born in Raleigh, North Carolina. She served from 1942-45 in the Women’s Army Corps (WAC) and the Women’s Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC). She was active in the civil rights movement with the Raleigh-Wake Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), where she became president in 1965.
Veasey died on March 9, 2018 in Raleigh at the age of 100.
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