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, the daughter of Beatrice Fischer. Alma was living in Chicago, IL when she 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; she died in Oregon, OH in 1980 and is buried in Woodlawn Cemetery in Toledo (source: Alma C. Fishcer in Find A Grave).

Sources - Ancestry: Kentucky Birth Index, and the Death Record Index.

Kentucky County & Region

Read about Harrison County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

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