“We had a little ceremony where we burnt her clothes.”

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Husband and wife, Geoffrey and Jane Smith, discuss the profound experience they had when visiting ¬†Tanna Island in French Polynesia and discovering Janes mother’s people.

Recorded in Bundaberg, Queensland

“We saw these three handsome Australian airmen… and I said jokingly, ‘I’ll have that one in the middle.’”

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Sarah McCarthy talks to her daughter about meeting Ted, her husband-to-be, and what it was like to set sail for Australia as a war bride.

Recorded in Caloundra, Queensland