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

Turner, Josephine

(born: 1922) 

Military Branch

Women's Army Corps

Active Duty Entered

June 3, 1943


Josephine Turner was born in Kentucky. She was living in Indianapolis, IN, when she enlisted in the Army, according to her record in the National Archives, Access to Archival Databases.

Outside Kentucky Place Name


Cited in this Entry

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

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Turner, Josephine,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed March 28, 2023,

Last modified: 2022-01-24 19:29:29