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Dorothy F Scott
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1920
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 1943
Riverside County
California, USA

WASP USAAF WWII
73rd Ferry Squadron
21st Ferry Group
Based at Palm Springs Army Air Field, California


She was the daughter of Guthrie Moore Scott and Katherine Faeth of Oroville WA. She had an older brother Donald Frederick Scott and a twin brother, Sgt Edward A Scott.

She attended the University of Washington.

In October 1942, she was hired as a ferry pilot in the Women's Auxiliary Ferrying Squadron of the Air Transport Command. She had been stationed at Love Field, Dallas, TX and at Palm Springs Army Air Base, CA.

She was killed along with her Instructor Pilot, 2nd Lt Robert M Snyder, in aircraft BC-1 #37-652, involving a mid-air collision with aircraft P-39Q #42-19531, piloted by Lt Wilson A Young. The crash occurred approximately three miles southeast of Palm Springs, California.


She was one of thirty-eight WWII WASPs killed while in the service of their country.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Guthrie Moore Scott (1884 - 1954)
  Katherine Faeth Scott
 
 Siblings:
  Donald Frederick Scott (1916 - 1991)*
  Edward A Scott (1920 - 2002)*
  Dorothy F Scott (1920 - 1943)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park
North Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Memorial Park F, Space 5193, Lot 1
 
Created by: B24CoPilotNiece
Record added: May 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70685587
Dorothy F Scott
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Dorothy F Scott
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Dorothy F Scott
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Added by: James Seidelman
 
 
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Dorothy, you died too soon to receive the medals, decorations and honors you deserved. Know that you are not forgotten. I honor your sacrifice, as do your sister WASP every year. Thank you for your sacrifice. Cheryl Michell www.38wasp.com
- 38WASP
 Added: May. 27, 2015
Remembered Memorial Day 2015.
- PJH / Angelbird
 Added: May. 25, 2015

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Dec. 5, 2013
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