"Sgt. Arest Copus, son of Mrs. C. A. Copus, McKinney, graduated from McKinney High School. Entered service in 1942. Took basic training at Camp Wolters. Advanced training at Camp Gruber, Okla. Went overseas to North Africa in March, 1943. Served in Sicily, Italy and now stationed in Italy with Engr. Co."
“Arest Copus,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed June 1, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/598.