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Tilson, Doris Myra Oulton (1893 - 1968)

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Born
1893
Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
Died
1968
Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Local government councillor and Mayor

Summary

Doris Tilson served as a councillor on the Wangaratta Borough Council from 1952-54 and was its first female mayor in 1954. In 1953 she received a Coronation medal for her work with the Wangaratta District Base Hospital and the Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind. Her ongoing commitment to community service was rewarded with her appointment as a Life Governor of both institutions.

Rosemary Francis

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