Family Photos / 311DepartAfric

Once safely married, it was "proper" for my mother to be able to sail for Africa to join her new husband. This picture was taken just prior to departure aboard the ship that would take her the first leg of her journey to Mombasa

See further down this page for a partial key to the people in this picture

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Key to some of the people in this picture

  1. My mother Nellie, the new bride
  2. Her brother, Harry Kuyters
  3. Wim Moeselaar, My Dad's brother-in-law who acted as the stand-in groom at the proxy wedding
  4. Aaltje Moeselaar (My Dad's sister, and wife of Wim)