March 4, 1946
Veronica Hillen and Mary Holmes
AP – San Francisco
Mrs. Veronica Hillen (left), bound for El Paso, Texas, watches her 2 yr old son James butter a piece of bread, while Mrs. Mary Holmes going to Kearny, N.J. feeds Mary Carol, her 13 mos old daughter, aboard the SS Monterey shortly after its arrival in San Francisco, March 4 from Australia and New Zealand with 562 war brides of American GIs. Mrs. Hillen’s husband is out of the army, but Mrs. Holmes’ husband is still in the U.S. Navy.