1.) The good old fashion camp follower was a true prize. She was the wife or significant other of a 18th century soldier. She stood by her man and his company by nursing wounds, providing nourishment and wagon transportation if needed. These women were a part of the battalion and would risk their lives just to refill a canteen of water and march it on the battlefield. Too bad they don't make women like this anymore.
2.) A slut who provides “special” services for the military. She “camps” near military bases to pick up soldiers. She's like a military groupie looking to score with any officer and many gentlemen.
Poppet “We will find you, Poppet. You’ve got something of ours, and it calls to us. The gold calls to us. ” – Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.
This is a term of endearment when addressing a young lady or little girl.