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

Burton, Florence M.

(born: 1917) 

Military Branch

Women's Army Corps

Active Duty Entered

February 27, 1943


Florence M. Burton was married when she enlisted in the Army in Columbus, OH, according to her record in the National Archives, Access to Archival Databases. She was born in Kentucky.

Outside Kentucky Place Name


Cited in this Entry

NKAA Source: National Archives, Access to Archival Databases (online)

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Burton, Florence M.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed March 22, 2023,

Last modified: 2021-12-10 14:59:00