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TAYLOR, Doris Irene

Born: 25/07/1901

Died: 23/05/1968

Special Achievements:

1953 - Founder of first Meals on Wheels organisation in Australia (South Australia).

Additional Information:

1959 - Appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire.

The South Australian Electoral district of Taylor is named after her.


Resources

  • Image - Meals on Wheels Volunteers

    "A poem that Doris wrote herself regarding volunteers."

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, Meals on Wheels SA.


  • Image - Doris Taylor

    Doris Taylor, Christmas 1929

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, Meals on Wheels SA.


  • Image - Doris Taylor

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, Meals on Wheels SA.


  • Image - Doris Taylor and friend

    Doris Taylor and friend

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, Meals on Wheels SA.