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In 1942, Helen L. Gregory enlisted in the Army at Fort Hayes, OH, according to her record in the National Archives, Access to Archival Databases. She left for service in 1943. After her military service, Helen L. Gregory returned to Toledo, OH, where she married Johnny O. Bumpus on November 5, 1947. Both had been born in Kentucky. Helen L. Gregory Bumpus died in Toledo, OH, in 2006.
Sources: U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index in Ancestry; U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File in Ancestry; Ohio Death Records in Ancestry; Ohio, County Marriage Records in Ancestry; see Helen L. Bumpus at Find A Grave.
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|NKAA Source:||National Archives, Access to Archival Databases (online)|
|NKAA Source:||Ancestry (online)|
Cite This NKAA Entry:
“Bumpus, Helen Leigh Gregory,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed January 18, 2022, https://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/300004516.
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