Another World War II veteran has entered heaven. Doris A. Phillips began her life journey on July 17, 1920, in Bridgewater, Iowa, the daughter of George and Elnora Timmons Dory. Doris entered into her eternal rest on September 7, 2013, at La Villa at the age of 93 years, 1 month and 22 days. Following graduation from Bridgewater High School, Doris joined the Women’s Army Corp in January of 1944 and was sent to North Africa, France, and Italy with the Division Surgeon’s Office. Upon her release from active duty she was employed by several hospitals and was recalled for duty during the Korean Conflict.
Doris met her future husband in North Africa and was married to Earl E. Phillips Jr. in 1947, in Login to read more