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Bessie L. Robinson served in the WAC during World War II and the Korean War. Her name is listed among the women from Ohio who were with the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion [a US Army Women Foundation website]. She is buried in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA.
Sources: U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index in Ancestry; and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File in Ancestry. See also Bessie Lee Robinson at Find A Grave.
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|NKAA Source:||National Archives, Access to Archival Databases (online)|
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Cite This NKAA Entry:
“Robinson, Bessie L.ee,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed November 26, 2022, https://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/300004488.
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