1914: Wedding bells for wireless station manager

The Sun (Christchurch), 20 March 1914, p 8

Chatham Islands.

…Prior to the departure of the Himitangi, a very pretty wedding was celebrated, the contracting parties being Mr Davis of the Chatham Island wireless station, and Miss Forbes, of Christchurch. The bride and bridesmaids were very tastefully adorned for the occasion, while the men with their Chatham gear on, and old fashioned ties, were somewhat unique. After a brief honeymoon trip to Tiki Tiki, the happy couple return and settle down at the wireless station…

Editor’s note:

The war record of John Llewellyn Davies shows that he married Lena Forbes at Chatham Islands on 16 March 1914.