The American War Bride Experience

GI Brides of World War II

Nov. 27, 1945

English Wives of American Soldiers Get Acquainted

G.I. Wives Club

Mrs. Winifred Zimmerman; (Left Foreground), wife of S/Sgt. R.E. Zimmerman, of Cresson, PA., Welcome other English wives of American servicemen at the opening of the “G.I. Wives’ Club,” in Kettering, North Hants, England. The wives, many of them with babies, formed the club to promote acquaintance with another and to exchange information on American ways of living – not forgetting news about transportation to the United States. (AP Wirephoto) .

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