Helen breaks up with Dick because she’s fallen in love with Army sgt. Gordon Evans. Gordon gives her an engagement ring but is then transferred out of state for training. Helen waits patiently but one day receives a telegram from Gordon breaking their engagement. Dick and Helen reconcile, but when Helen meets Gordon again, her feelings are unclear. However, she discovers Gordon is a womaniser; with this knowledge, she marries Dick with a clear conscience.
Irene is separated from her Air Corps’ boyfriend Russ when he’s sent to England for training. RAF officer Paul Jagger shows up with a letter from Russ, asking Irene to entertain the British aviator while he’s in the USA. They fall in love and feel guilty, but when Russ comes home he’s accompanied by Paul’s old girlfriend Emily, his new wife.
Louise works at the Camp Brandt Post Exchange (PX) as a waitress. PX manager Tom Porter thinks she’s foolish to believe soldier Kelly Jones really loves her. Louise is humiliated when Kelly tells her their romance was just a fling. Tom vanishes, then returns, having enlisted in the Army and Kelly welcomes him with open arms.
Lee Chambers; Captain Dan Williams; Colonel Chambers; Corporal Bob Parker; Lt. Johnson
Lee is the daughter of the commander at Camp Hillmar. She dates Lt. Dan Williams; camp gossip suggests Dan is trying to curry favour with her father, and when he’s promoted, Lee suspects this is the case. She meets Cpl. Bob Parker and they fall in love, but she is afraid he’s also using her to advance his career. When Bob is badly injured in a car accident, she realises he loves her for herself and she reciprocates his feelings.