Mr. & Mrs. Balkwell, about 1940-1945
Photographer: J. Gordon Henderson ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/about-the-collection/j-gordon-henderson ) ..Description: .Black and white image of a bride and groom with best man and maid of honour taken in a studio. The groom and best man, standing to his right, are in uniform. The groom has an Eagle Shoulder Flash and Crown Insignias on his sleeves. The bride is wearing long white dress and knee length veil. She is holding a bouquet of flowers in the left hand. The woman on her left side is also wearing a light coloured floor length gown with sleeves. She is holding a bouquet of flowers and wearing a dark coloured head piece. The negative (labelled a) was accompanied by two photographic prints (labelled b & c) and one proof (labelled d). The negative and photographs were kept in a brown envelope with '950 Balkwell W.O. 6 Bride & Groom $7.00 3 Group $6.50' written on it in blue ink. ..Object ID : A992.0003.173..View this item in the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol's collections database. ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/objects/A992.0003.173/A992.0003.173a ) ..Order a higher-quality version of this item (fee applies). ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/reproductions/order/A992.0003.173a )
Black and white images of RAF men and women marrying during WWII in Huron County, Ontario.