"Pfc. Gene Yeatts, son of Mr. and Mrs. F. C. Yeatts, McKinney, attended McKinney Schools. Entered training March, 1942. Basic training at Camp Barkeley, Texas. Went overseas. March, 1944 to England. Wounded June 11, 1944. Awarded Purple Heart and 3 battle stars."
“Gene Yeatts,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed May 30, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/810.