Arlene Stockdale (pictured right) with friends while showing off a scarf she had embroidered for her future-husband, Alec.Arlene Stockdale
Arlene Stockdale's Service and Release/Pay Book from her time in the Royal Air Force between 1940 and 1945.Arlene Stockdale
Proof of employment documents from the Canadian Forces Hospitality and Information Service which she received upon her demobilization from the Women's Auxiliary Air Force.Arlene Stockdale
Arlene Stockdale's passport which she used to return back to Canada via Denmark, Sweden and the United Sates in 1946.Arlene Stockdale
A 1946 confirmation of employment letter from Canada House, part of the Canadian High Commission in London.Arlene Stockdale
"Our first stop was a small house where my warden noticed something I didn’t. At the time, I wasn’t sure what we were looking for. There was no panic and to my amazement, he knocked politely on the door and said, excuse me, but there’s an incendiary on your roof."