Newspaper Photo 1941 – Thomson-Nelson Wedding

OF INTEREST TO CHRISTCHURCH HOSPITAL is this wedding group of Dr. Charles Thomson, a member of the medical staff and his bride, formerly Miss Kathleen Nelson of Wellington. It was an evening service at St. Mary’s Church, Karori, and guests gathered later at the home of Mrs. Lionel Nelson (bride’s mother) to toast the newly-weds. Miss Nan Maling (Christchurch) ‘maided, Mr. Garth Thomson attended his brother. Mary Swinburne of Waipukurau, was flower-girl.

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16 April 1941

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  • Miss Nan Maling
  • Miss Kathleen Nelson
  • Mrs Lionel Nelson
  • Mary Swinburne
  • Dr Charles Thomson
  • Garth Thomson

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