View Full Version : CANADA CANADA - Barbara Ann Wood, 6 months, London Ontario, May 1942

04-11-2010, 09:20 PM
Six month old Barbara Wood was taken from her carriage on May 8 or 9, 1942 in London Ontario. Her mother had left her in front of a store and when she came out the baby was gone.
I have spent countless hours trying to find out what happened to this baby. No connection to me just curiosity.

04-21-2010, 09:13 AM
Here's another newspaper article indicating the mother was sent an unsigned letter requesting the grandmothers relatives names be published in the paper.


08-11-2011, 12:04 PM
When babies this young go missing, I can only hope that someone wanting to raise a child takes them, and not some pervert wanting to kill...

The odds are very good that little Barbara grew up somewhere under a different name, with no clue that she came from someplace else. As difficult as it must've been for her parents, at least this thought might be a small comfort. IMO it's better to have your missing child have a life somewhere away from you, but still living, as opposed to being molested or murdered...

09-02-2011, 05:31 AM
I have spent so many hours searching for a follow up to what happened in this case. I have about 10 newspaper articles but they all stop a few weeks after.
The 70th anniversary of her abduction is coming up in May. I wonder if a newspaper would do a follow up story as to if she was ever found.

03-28-2013, 02:16 AM
bumping for Barbara

Robin Hood
03-28-2013, 08:50 AM
Two women sought in abduction case.


03-29-2013, 01:48 AM
Thanks, Robin Hood. That is really interesting, I wonder if these women were ever found. Will have search some more.