Marjorie Bishop Nelson graduated from State College for Teachers
in 1942. She then attended Officer Training School at Mount Holoyke
College in 1943, and received a commission as an Ensign in the WAVES.
She was stationed at Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, FL for the
next two and a half years, where she worked in communications. During
that time, she was promoted to Lieutenant, junior grade. Nelson,
as an ensign in 1943, is on the left in the second photograph.