Love and Marriage

Despite the conditions, some internees married during the War, while others married after Liberation. In a few cases, internees married their liberators!

Bride: Groom: Date: Place:
Jean Margaret Aaron Edward John Parrish Jr. ??? ???
Madge Elinor Aaron Bayless Bayless Cobb III January 1, 1942 Manila
Ruth Elizabeth Atwell Frank Raymond LaSage Sr. September 14, 1944 STIC, Manila
Mary Catherine “Kay” Bell Charles George “Charlie” Mansell November 30, 1944 Baguio Internment Camp
Gladys Doreen Bond William Augustus Carroll September 30, 1942 Shanghai Internment Camp
Louise Charmian Boomer Charles Gordon Mock April 19, 1944 Los Baños Internment Camp
Minnie Louise Breese Guy Haines Stubbs December 29, 1947 Waco, Texas
Lt. Mary B. Brown James Truman Menzie April 19, 194 Corregidor
Rachel Olive Buckner Theodore “Ted” Casanave March 17, 1943 Iloilo Internment Camp
Luckey Kathlyn “Kitty” Charter Jay Augustus Hinkley April, 1944 Los Baños Internment Camp
Barbara Clear Cortland De Linder August 1945 San Francisco, California
Elsa Colquhoun Harold Bertram Leney 1947 Hendon, England
Mary Catherine Connor Henry Ernest Bennett May 13, 1944 STIC, Manila
Elsa Colquhoun Harold Bertram Leney March, 1947 Hendon, England
Dorothy Susie Davis Lt. Jack Thompson 1945 Manila
Bertha Helen “Charlie” Dworsky John Duncan Henderson February, 1945 Manila
Phyllis Marjorie Dyer David Harvey MacTurk ??? ???
Jeanne Louise “Pomponette” Francisco Prof. Luis de Alcuaz April 14, 1945 Manila
Irene Betty Gray Maxwell Freeland Leycester Haymes 1945 Philippines
Alice Josephine Hahn Edward Joseph Powers February 11, 1945 Manila
Dorothy Mullaney Hald Curtis Brooks May 8, 2003 Branson, Missouri
Gladys Neale Hannigs Clinton Floren Carlson June 17, 1946 Manila
Lt. Mary Rose Harrington Thomas Page Nelson April 13, 1945 San Diego, California
Johanna Marie Hornbostel Eric Mather Airriess July 12, 1945 Malverne, New York
Kathleen Elizabeth “Betty” John Louis Joseph Francisco Jr. 1945 Philippines
Seneca Oneida Johnson Graham Post Robinson 1945 New Mexico
Ruth E. Jothen Willard J. Pearson Sr. June 7, 1945 Cook County, Illinois
Imogene “Jean” Kennedy Richard Joseph Schmidt May 3, 1945 California
Ansie Lee Henry Muhlenberg Sperry, Jr. 1946 Shanghai
Charlotte Kingsbury Lee Lewis Quincy “Red” Haven Jr. 1945 Los Banos Internment Camp
Lt. Frankie Thelma Lewey Lt. Francis Albert Jerrett January 26, 1946 Temple, Texas
Lt. Dorothy Lee Ludlow Donald Emery McCann May 18, 1945 Miami, Florida
Phyllis Mary Lynch Lionel Frank Buttfield December, 1942 STIC, Manila
Clio Mathews Fred Erwyn Wetmore 1948 Manila
Margaret Elstob McAlpine James Coy Hughes March 29, 1945 Manila
Alice Julia Neibert George Todd Jr. 1949 Reno, Nevada
Marian Dryer Newsom Hugh Colvil Duncan Johnston January 24, 1946 Jackson County, Missouri
May Stella “Christine” Oliver Lemuel Earl Carroll March 7, 1946 Manila
Mildred Alene Palmer Oscar Gervius “Mac” McCoy April 18, 1944 Los Baños Internment Camp
Florence Wilma Park Carroll Dickey March 23, 1944 Baguio
Eleanor Marie Laidley Phillips Joseph Crittenden Hart August 25, 1945 Wayne County, Michigan
Roberta May “Bobbie” Robinson Paul Billington Florence 1945 ???
Tressa Roka Lowell Carroll Cates June 24, 1945 Manila
Margaret Coulson Sherk Gerald Roe “Jerry” Sams January, 1946 McLean, Virginia
Barbara Gene Swinton Horace Wendell Mordy February 15, 1951 Allen County, Ohio
Ellen Spencer Thomas William Harper “Bill” Phillips Jr. January 27, 1951 Piedmont, California
Martha Bowler Trogstad Albert Edward “Buck” Waterstradt May 20, 1945 Minneapolis, Minnesota
Doris A. Weinzheimer James “Jay” Crawford February 18, 1962 Contra Costa County, California
Alice Catherine Werff Leonard Hooper Collier July 8, 1945 San Francisco
Margaret “Margie” Whitaker Martin Squires 1947 ???
Madeleine “Geege” Wootten Elias McClellan “Mac” Poston April 3, 1945 Manila

Special “thanks”   to Curtis Brooks, Maurice Francis, Sascha Weinzheimer Jansen, Mary Beth Klee and Martin Meadows for their contributions.