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

Edith Russell

Born: 1921
Maiden Name:
From: England
Occupation: Munition worker
Date of Marriage:
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: Bay Roberts

Information and photo from Royal Canadian Legion Lest We Forget Volume 5., Page 105

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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