South Wales GI Brides

THE AMERICAN WAR BRIDE EXPERIENCE

G. I. Brides of World War Two

By US War Brides

SOUTH WALES G. I. BRIDES MAGAZINE

By Glenn Booker

and

BARRY G. I. BRIDES MAGAZINE

By Glenn Booker

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Contact:

Glenn.booker501@yahoo.co.uk

Cell/Mobile: 07790998405

8 Hillside Close, Barry, CF63 2QP

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GI Brides Preparing to Leave Cardiff, South Wales

GI Brides Prepare to Leave Cardiff, South Wales, in 1946

South Wales Magazine

and

Barry Magazine

By Glenn Booker of Barry, South Wales

South Wales GI Brides Magazine #1

  • Frances (Edwards) Spencer of Penarth SW,
  • Nancy (Schultz) Mullins
  • Gwyneth (Williams) Tinsley
  • Doris Fletcher

South Wales GI Brides Magazine #2

  • Dorrie (Lewis) Brown
  • Dorothy (Purbrick) Buttke
  • Joy (Townend) Stanley
  • Amelia (Whitney) Ketzinger
  • Jeanne (Locke) Drossell
  • Irene (Simms) Scott
  • Constance (Webb) Gaeger

South Wales GI Brides Magazine #3

  • Dorrie (Lewis) Brown
  • Dorothy (Purbrick) Buttke
  • Joy (Townend) Stanley
  • Amelia (Whitney) Ketzinger
  • Jeanne (Locke) Drossell
  • Irene (Simms) Scott
  • Constance (Webb) Gaeger

South Wales GI Brides Magazine #4

  • Dorrie (Lewis) Brown
  • Doreen [Marley] Heath
  • Peggy [French] Gerk
  • Margaret [Curtis] Houle
  • Fay [Fettah] Brockway
  • Jean [Loudon] William
  • Winifred [Thomas] Hicks.
    • Don't miss the article - "100,000 British Brides Will Go Abroad" - from South Wales Echo.

South Wales GI Brides Magazine #5

  • Morfydd 'Archer' Baumdicker
  • Megan 'Jones' Davidson
  • Betty 'Davies' Crowley
  • Lorna 'Groves' Petersen
  • Gwenda 'Hopkins' Thomas
  • Lucille Esch
  • Barbara 'Charles' Heath
  • Lillian Petts
  • Sadie Zajkowski
  • Dorothy Harvey
  • Beatrice Gassler
  • Muriel 'Yapp' Sykes
  • and photo of the Swansea G.I. Bride club with Sarah Kneath, Mrs. Maurice Charles, Bertram Lyn, Mrs. Ray Baumdicker and Mrs. R.F. Rowlands.

South Wales GI Brides Magazine #6

  • Iona Mosegaard
  • Elsie (Luter) Newsway
  • Valerie (John) Teakles
  • Winifred (Copp) Jorgensen
  • Pauline (Hunt) Sullivan
  • Peggy (Joshua) Walsh
  • Joy (Townend) Stanley
  • Frances (Edwards) Spencer
  • Joan (Hopgood) Powell

South Wales G. I. Brides Magazine #7

  • Doreen (Kenefick) Yates
  • Doreen (Rugg) LeMaster
  • Thelman (Sparks) Pitcock
  • Dulcie (Searle) Lunsford
  • Marcis [Boyle] Jahns
  • Barbara (Rosser) Hartman
  • Eunice (Pontypridd) Miller
  • Eileen (Saunders) Crenshaw

South Wales G. I. Brides Magazine #8

  • Queen Mary
  • Doreen [Kenefick] Yates
  • Doreen [Rugg] LeMaster

South Wales G. I. Brides Magazine #9

  • Doreen [Kenifick] Yates
  • Lorna [Groves] Petersen
  • Doreen [Rugg] LeMasters

South Wales G. I. Brides Magazine #10

  • Doreen [Kenefick] Yates
  • Rita [Jackson] Hickman
  • Shirley D. [Ball] Tehrand
  • Ivy [Allen] Griffiths
  • Joyce [Curnow] Heinze
  • Olga [Ace] Jenkins
  • Winifred [Crowley] Nickelsen

South Wales G. I. Brides Magazine #11

  • Hetty J. [Gorst] Larsen
  • Monica [Aldron] Hickok
  • Adelia [Lewis] Wilson
  • Gladys [Gully] Schwenker
  • Ethel [Gully] Stavetski
  • Lucy [Jones] Belloir

South Wales G. I. Brides Magazine #12

  • Joan P. [Huntley] Hardman
  • Ann J. [Lockyer] Hardy
  • Phyllis M. Thompson
  • Ethel [Smith] Grimes
  • Clare E. [Evans] Paynter
  • Marcis [Boyle] Jahns
  • Avice Wilson
  • Lucy [Jones] Belloir
  • Lily [Copeland] Beigel

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine

Premiere Issue about War Brides from Barry, South Wales, UK

  • Thelma Copeland
  • Arriving at Tidworth Transit Camp
  • Betty Farmer Nelson

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #2

  • Thelma Copeland (con't)
  • Betty Farmer Nelson (con't)
  • Joan Young

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #3

  • Thelma Copeland (con't)
  • Betty Farmer Nelson (con't)
  • Joan Young

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #4

  • Elizabeth Pilcher Clayton
  • Betty Farmer Nelson (con't)
  • Gwyneth Williams Hallett
  • Mair Williams Conrad
  • Yvonne Grant Martin Diary of her trip to the US

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #5

  • Brynhill Golf Course
  • Hilda Hicks Coup
  • Julia Clements Goward
  • Irene Chick [Havard] Crowe
  • Sheila Wiltshire Poulosky
  • Mary Hopkins Foxworth

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #6

  • Marjorie Anita Green Hoffenbecker
  • Sheila Poulosky
  • Eira Rees Weaver
  • Constance Lee Young
  • Irene Chick [Havard] Crowe
  • Glenys Richards Mitchem

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #7

  • Constance Lee Young
  • Dilys Coles Varney
  • Doris Rodd Holcomb
  • Margaret Booker Osborne
  • Glenys Moore Will
  • Eunice Morris Rustin

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #8

  • Porthkerry Road Methodist Church
  • Doris Tyler Napier
  • Mary Sturgess Weihrauch
  • Patricia Kidney West
  • A Brief History of G-40
  • Knap Gardens

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #9

  • Irene Spierling Fredholm
  • Elizabeth Hollinshead White

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #10

  • Joan Hopgood Powell
  • Jean Golding McCloud
  • Miss Maureen Shire Andrews
  • Marjorie Garrett Higgins
  • Ethel Fowler January
  • Myrtle Sullivan Werner
  • Elizabeth Hollinshead White
  • Melinda Nicholas Zimmerman
  • Margaret German Hicks
  • Edna Marks Wilson

Barry G. I. Brides Magazine #11

  • Maud Dyke Mackowiak
  • Mavis Kerslake Hutchinson
  • Betty Mude Ruppel
  • Winifred Page Radtke
  • Marion Braund Durant
  • Margaret Board Hopke
  • Eileen Mentz Evans
  • Ida Hewitson Reader
  • Gloria Johnston Bartek
  • Irene Plamer Forsythe
  • Beryl Preece McNulty
  • Seilla Hunter Bannister
  • Jean Lougher Howell

Barry, Wales G. I. Brides Magazine #12

  • Betty (Alline) VonHouten
  • Kitty (Nethercott) Kocuncki
  • Audrey (Hartery) Sieh
  • Betty (Pears) Smart
  • Irene Hickman, Olwen (Kingdon) Tomczyk
  • J. (Jenkins) Cook
  • Mrs. (Williams) Conrad

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