A war bride’s tale

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A war bride’s tale

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Title A war bride’s tale
Author Contributed by Anna Maria Hall and her daughter Carol Hall, of Hamilton
Language English
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Geographic reference
Time reference 1946
Online resource YES
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Topic War brides, Italian war brides, Italian immigrants to New Zealand, Women immigrants, Italian women in New Zealand


Anna Maria and her Kiwi husband Jack Hall arrived in Wellington on a foggy day on 19 March 1946. Short extract from Te Ara John Wilson, 'The voyage out - Personal accounts: 1900–1959', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/community-contribution/4303/a-war-brides-tale

Other resources about Italian war brides in this archive:
In Love and War: Kiwi Soldiers' Romantic Encounters in Wartime Italy
Faces of Auckland: War bride loves kiwi life
La presenza italiana in Nuova Zelanda (1875-1950)
Interview with Meme Churton
'Mr Jones' wives': World War II war brides of New Zealand servicemen