Learning a trade for peacetime
Part of the federal government's demobilization strategy was to make available to men and women in uniform job-training courses to prepare them for the postwar world. Corporal Nelson, of RCAF (Women's Division) Headquarters in Vancouver, opted to learn dressmaking.
Canadian Legion Educational Services Certificate of Achievement (Class Instruction) in Dressmaking, to Cpl M.B. Nelson, Vancouver, British Columbia, 1 February to 1 September 1945