From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (African American Women Veterans in and from Kentucky)
Women's Army Corps
Active Duty Entered
January 12, 1943
Evelyn Nelson was separated from her husband and living in Louisville, KY, when she enlisted in the Army in Cincinnati, OH, according to her record in the National Archives, Access to Archival Databases. She was born in Kentucky.
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|NKAA Source:||National Archives, Access to Archival Databases (online)|
Cite This NKAA Entry:
“Nelson, Evelyn,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed April 1, 2023, https://ukscrc001.net/nkaa/items/show/300004460.
Last modified: 2022-01-22 14:50:48