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The Betty H. Carter Women Veterans Historical Project

MARJORIE BLOOM PAPERS

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BIOABSTRACT

Marjorie Bloom served in the WAC from 1943-1945.


BIOGRAPHY

Marjorie Bloom served with the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps in 1943-44. In 1943 she was stationed in Newark, New Jersey, being trained in radio technology and operation. Upon graduation she transferred to Dyersburg, Tennessee, where she worked in a radio control tower typing logs of the communications between airplanes and air traffic controllers. During her service she met Don Williams, also in the service, whom she married and had a child with by 1945.



ADDITIONAL CONTENTS:
Correspondence, 1943-1945; church bulletins, medical information, and miscellaneous information, 1943-1945; Transfer Request–IRS/Financial Papers, 1943; photographs of servicemen and women in Dyersburg, Tennessee.