Elizabeth Pond was the "sister of Alexandra Brewer, also a war bride. ..."
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Elizabeth (nee Sandison) Pond
Maiden Name: Elizabeth May Sandison
From: Carrbridge, Scotland
Husband: Mervin Pond, Newfoundland Overseas Foresty Unit
Date of Marriage: April 1941
Date of Departure: August 1945
Ships Name: SS Drottigham
Date / Port Arrived in Canada:
Port of Arrival in NL.: August 15
Settled in: Glovertown
Children: 7, Ronald, Kathleen, Irene, Mairi, Norma,
..."Betty (Mom) as she was know came to Nfld. with three children under the age of 5 years.They settled in Frederickton, NDB, but lived in Benton, St. John's, Torbay, Manuels, Blaketown and Fortune. They operated a mink ranch and Mon worked as a rancher doing all those duties while raising seven children. They moved to Ontario and Mom worked in a factory for many years. Following retirement they travelled within Canada, U.S., Scotland and Australia. They enjoyed their sail boat and wintering in Florida. They returned to Newfoundland and bought a house in Glovertown. Eventually they moved into a senior's home. Mom passed away in 2008 followed by Dad in 2010." daughter Irene.
Page updated by daughter Irene 11-12-11Information and photo from Royal Canadian Legion, Lest We Forget Volume 5., Page 103