Kawartha Lakes Public Library - Digital Collections
Moore, J.


Description
Full Text
Moore—MacAlpine

A charming nuptial event was solemnized on Wednesday June 7th at the home of the bride's parents when Helen Bernice McAlpine daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B.P. MacAlpine of Reaboro became the bride of Pilot Officer James William Moore, son of Mr. and Mrs. W.E. Mervyn Moore, of Lindsay. The ceremony took place at 3 p.m. the bride being given in marriage by her father.


The bride looked quite attractive in her mother's wedding gown a beautiful raw silk with pineapple fibre, which was imported from the Philippines. She wore a long veil with heart-shaped halo and carried a beautiful wedding bouquet.


The bride was assisted by Miss Audris Moore, a sister of the groom as bridesmaid who wore a pale pink floor length sheer, carrying pink carnations. She also wore a shoulder length veil.


The groom was assisted by his brother AC 2 Robert Moore and the ushers were J. B. Mac Alpine of Toronto and B. F. Mac Alpine of Reaboro It was a unique double-ring ceremony.


Miss Marie Wilson, of Lindsay played the wedding musi” during the ceremony "O Promise Me” and as the party entered the drawing room “Wagner's Wedding – March” was played and after the ceremony “Mendelssohn's Wedding March.”


A reception followed at the home of the bride's parents when Mrs. MacAlpine mother of the bride wore a gown of rose colored sheer and a carnation corsage. She also wore black accessories. Mrs. Moore mother of the groom wore a blue sheer gown with navy accessories and a corsage of white carnations.


The bride travelled in a white flowered red silk jersey dress with green accessories and fawn top coat.


Media Type:
Newspaper
Text
Genealogical Resource
Item Types:
Weddings
Articles
Clippings
Description:
JAMES MOORE, Navigator Bomber
Reported to No. 1 “M” Depot, Toronto, 5 April 1943. Posted to No. 3 “M” Depot, Edmonton (Alta) on 27 April 1943. Reported to No. 7 I.T.S. at Saskatoon, Sask, on 20 May 1943. Post to No. 6 B & G, Mountain View, Ont. 3 September 1943. Qualified as an Air Bomber and Air Gunner then posted to No. 10 AOS, Chatham (NB) for training in navigation. Graduated and commissioned on 24 March 1944. On 22 April 1944, he was posted to No. 1 GRS, Summerside, PEI, for General Reconnaissance training. On 25 June 1944, No. 1 “Y” Depot Lachine, Quebec to await reposting to Nassau, Bahamas.
Publisher:
Warder
Date of Publication:
14 Jun 1944
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
James Moore ; Jim Moore ; Bob Moore
Collection:
World War II Service Files
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Kawartha Lakes Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

190 Kent St W.
Lindsay, ON K9V 2Y6
(705) 324-5632

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Moore, J.


JAMES MOORE, Navigator Bomber
Reported to No. 1 “M” Depot, Toronto, 5 April 1943. Posted to No. 3 “M” Depot, Edmonton (Alta) on 27 April 1943. Reported to No. 7 I.T.S. at Saskatoon, Sask, on 20 May 1943. Post to No. 6 B & G, Mountain View, Ont. 3 September 1943. Qualified as an Air Bomber and Air Gunner then posted to No. 10 AOS, Chatham (NB) for training in navigation. Graduated and commissioned on 24 March 1944. On 22 April 1944, he was posted to No. 1 GRS, Summerside, PEI, for General Reconnaissance training. On 25 June 1944, No. 1 “Y” Depot Lachine, Quebec to await reposting to Nassau, Bahamas.