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KHM #1970 (reverse) - Anna Mac Clarke (1919-1944)
7 April 2003 Dave Redden

KHM #1970 (reverse) - Anna Mac Clarke (1919-1944)

Lawrenceburg, Kentucky

This Lawrenceburg native was one of the first black women in Ky. to enlist during Worls War II.
She joined Women's Army Auxiliary Corps in 1942, and was commisioned as 1st Lieutenant the next year in newly named Women's Army Corps.
While stationed at Douglas Air Field, Arizona, she led fight to desegregate base theater.

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