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

Holloway, Millie L.

(born: 1917) 

Military Branch

Women's Army Corps

Active Duty Entered

February 25, 1943


Millie L. Holloway was married and living in Louisville, KY, when she enlisted in the Army, according to her record in the National Archives, Access to Archival Databases. She was born in Kentucky and was a graduate of Lincoln Institute. She enlisted in Louisville, KY.

Source: "Other Kentucky girls joining the Waacs...," The Courier-Journal, 03/05/1943, p.28. 

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Cited in this Entry

NKAA Entry: Lincoln Institute (Lincoln Ridge, KY)
NKAA Source: Courier-Journal [Louisville] (newspaper)
NKAA Source: National Archives, Access to Archival Databases (online)

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Holloway, Millie L.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed February 7, 2023,

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