1943: Mr & Mrs Laurier Dupont


Postmarked 6 August 1943 and addressed to Mr. & Mrs. Laurier Dupont of Gartland, Maine from Cousin Gertrude.

Gertrude writes:

“Dear Cousins, Still can’t believe we are way out here. Its just like a dream. Having a wonderful time and enjoying every minute of our trip. Everyone has been so nice to us, especially Alfred and the Sarecy’s. Expect to leave Monday for Hartland. How’s everyone and the baby? The best I hope. Will see you soon. Take care. Cousin Gertrude.”

Laurier and Marie Irene [Parent] Dupont were married 9 May 1942 in Maine. Laurier was in the Army from 19 January 1941 to 13 November 1945 and must have married while on leave.