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In 1943, Mildred M. Elkins enlisted in the Army. After her military service, she lived in Chicago, IL and later came back to Paris, KY. She was the wife of Edwin D. Mott. Mildred M. Elkins Mott died in Lexington, KY and is buried in Evergreen Cemetery.
Sources: "Obituaries: Mott. Mrs. Mildred E. Mott," The Saturday Herald and Leader, 7/24/1976, p. 27; U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File in Ancestry; "Paris Colored Notes," The Lexington Herald, 12/16/1934, p. 7; and "Obituaries: Lyter, Mrs. Cynthia," The Lexington Leader, 4/16/1970, p. 16.
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“Mott, Mildred M. Elkins,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed December 2, 2023, https://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/300004476.
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