From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (African American Women Veterans in and from Kentucky)

Davis, Dorothy C.

(born: 1919) 

Military Branch

Women's Army Corps

Active Duty Entered

November 22, 1943


Dorothy C. Davis was born in Kentucky. She was married and living in Ohio when she enlisted in the Army in Cincinnati, OH. She did her basic training at Ft. Des Moines, IA, then went on to Bowman Field in Kentucky. See "Dorothy C. Davis ...," Coshocton Tribune, 3/28/1945, p. 5.

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NKAA Source: Ancestry (online)
NKAA Source: The Coshocton tribune (newspaper)

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“Davis, Dorothy C.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 25, 2024,

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