Doell Thimming, Ruth


Ruth Doell Thimming was born 5 APR 1922, the daughter of Walter Rudolph Doell and Adelaide D. Westermann. She had one sibling, Martha. Born and raised in St. Louis, MO, Ruth proudly joined the United States Marine Corps Women’s Reserve during World War II. She was a member of the Marine Corps League for many years.

In her later years she lived here in St. Charles County.

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