May met Bernie when she was barely 18 years old.  They met because of a burlesque dancer.  How did that happen? In this section, you will read all about May and Bernie:
  • What was Bernie’s childhood like?
  • What was May’s childhood like?
  • How did May and Bernie meet?
  • Where was Bernie during WWII?
  • Where and when did they get married?
  • Take a look at their Wedding Photo Album
  • Read the congratulatory telegrams they received for their wedding.
  • Look at some of their honeymoon photos.
  • What was life like for Bernie and May after they got married?
 
  • This section also contains the poetry that Bernie wrote during WWII.
  • Learn about Bernie’s siblings, Arthur and Mildred.
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