The American War Bride Experience

GI Brides of World War II

Feb., 1946

First War Brides
At Waterloo Station

Off for the U.S. on first war brides ship London… almost 200 war brides of U.S. GIs, many of them holding babies, all concerned with baggage, boarded a train at London called the “Brides Special”. It chugged out of Waterloo station, in London bound for Southampton. There they will board the liner Argentina which has been specially outfitted with a nurseries etc.

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