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

Fischer, Alma C.

(born: December 4, 1924  -  died: January 6, 1980) 

Military Branch

Women's Army Corps

Active Duty Entered

April 11, 1946


Alma C. Fischer was born in Harrison County, KY, she was the daughter of Beatrice Fischer. Alma C. Fischer was living in Chicago, IL and enlisted in the Army in Fort Sheridan, IL, according to her enlistment record in Ancestry. She was employed is some aspect of the medical field. After her military service, she lived in Toledo, OH, and she died in Oregon, OH in 1980. She is buried in Woodlawn Cemetery in Toledo (source: Alma C. Fishcer in Find A Grave).

Sources - Ancestry: Kentucky Birth Index; and Death Record Index.

Kentucky County & Region

Read about Harrison County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

Outside Kentucky Place Name


Cited in this Entry

NKAA Source: Ancestry (online)

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“Fischer, Alma C.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed March 21, 2023,

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