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After her military service, she lived in Westland, MI. she died in 1997 and is buried in the United Memorial Gardens in Plymouth, MI.
Born in Irvington, KY, Ethel was the daughter of Ida Belle Leak and Clarence Watts. Her family had moved from Irvington to Louisville by 1940, according to the U.S. Census.
Source - Ancestry: Kentucky Birth Index; Army Enlistment Record; U.S. Veterans' Gravesites Index; U.S. Social Security and Claims Index; and the 1930 U.S. Census.
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“Fields, Ethel Watts,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed September 29, 2023, https://ukscrc001.net/nkaa/items/show/300004351.
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