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

Hale, Nettie Mae Saunders

(born: April 3, 1916  -  died: October 26, 1974) 

Military Branch

Women's Army Auxiliary Corps
Women's Army Corps

Active Duty Entered

September 1, 1943

Active Duty Exit

December 24, 1945

Exit Rank

Private First Class

Awards & Decorations

6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion


See Nettie Mae Saunders within the Kentucky WACs of the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion NKAA entry.

Kentucky County & Region

Read about Jessamine County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

Kentucky Place (Town or City)

Read about Keene, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

Item Relations

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Hale, Nettie Mae Saunders,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 3, 2023,

Last modified: 2023-05-08 17:46:08