Heard Wedding Party, 1944, World War II photo
Photographer: J. Gordon Henderson ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/about-the-collection/j-gordon-henderson ) ..Description: .Black and white image of a man and woman standing beside each other holding hands with the rest of the their wedding party consisting of three other men and two women outside with a house and trees visible in the background. Two of the men are wearing uniforms, and the other two are wearing suits. The groom has Sergeant Chevrons on his sleeves. A woman is wearing a long white dress, a veil, and is carrying a bouquet of flowers trimmed with ribbons and bows. There are two women standing to her left wearing knee length, light coloured dresses, shorter veils, and are carrying bouquets of flowers. The negative (labelled a) was accompanied by one print (labelled b) and one proof (labelled c). The negative and photographs were kept in a brown envelope with '1049 Heard, Mrs. Pr 3 more of group' written on it in blue ink and pencil. Also in the envelope was a picture of the just the bride and groom (A992.003.182) and a letter addressed to Mr. Henderson from Mrs. N.C. Heard (A992.003.184). ..Object ID : A992.0003.183..View this item in the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol's collections database. ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/objects/A992.0003.183/A992.0003.183a ) ..Order a higher-quality version of this item (fee applies). ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/reproductions/order/A992.0003.183a )
Black and white images of RAF men and women marrying during WWII in Huron County, Ontario.