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Your new life in America

Soldier and his English war bride at wedding.


‘It is important not to make too much of a fuss about a dinner party…. Better to use the tin-opener than to be hot and flustered.’ A War Bride’s Guide to the U.S.A. (1945)

So you’ve snagged your hunky American G. I. and now you’re looking at a future across the Atlantic. What did you get yourself into and, more to the point, what are you to do about it? Continue reading

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