Name matched with the S.S. Fort Amherst ships passenger's list.Both the name and place of settlement matched.
March 17,1946

Winifred Ploughman

Born: 1923
Maiden Name:
From: Bray, Ireland
Husband: Cpl. Frederick Ploughman
Date of Marriage: 29th April, 1944
Date of Departure: Liverpool, England, March 17,1946
Ships Name: SS Scythia
Date/Port Arrived in Canada: Pier 21, Halifax, Nova Scotia
March 22, 1946
Travelled to NL. on: Mrs.
---S. S. Fort Amherst
Date Arrived in NL: March 26, 1946
Port of Arrival in NL.: St, John’s
Settled in: Port Rexton, Trinity Bay

Information and photo from Royal Canadian Legion Lest We Forget Volume 6.
From the Book, ”We Came From Over the Sea” page 53

Name found in the DAILY NEWS Tuesday, March 26, 1946 With the Wives and Children
Information transcribed by John Baird and Sue O' Neill
Reprinted courtesy of Robinson-Blackmore Printing and Publishing

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