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  • Subject is exactly "United States -- History, Military
    Soldiers -- Texas
    McKinney (Tex.) -- History"

Lieut. Col. Marion S. Church

"Lieut. Col. Marion S. Church is the son of Mrs. Julia Church, of McKinney, at which he was born on March 1, 1884. Graduate of McKinney High School, A. & M. College and State University, Austin. Enlisted in the 10th Texas Inf. which trained at A. &…

Second Lieut H. Dewitt Smith

"Second Lieut H. Dewitt Smith, of McKinney, volunteered for service of his county on May 8, 1916 at the age of 20 years. He joined Co. A, 80th Inf., and was detailed for Mexican border service. Later he was transferred to Leon Springs O. T. C., going…

Seaman William E. Rucker, Jr.

"Seaman William E. Rucker, Jr., was born in Collin County May 17, 1894, and received his education in the public schools at McKinney, Binghams Military School, North Carolina, and Castle Heights, Lebanon, Tennessee. Volunteered for service December…

Second Lieut. Jack W. Bristol

"Second Lieut. Jack W. Bristol was born March 14, 1896 at McKinney. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Bristol. He entered service in June, 1917. Was assigned to 44th Co., 11th Recruiting Bn., at Camp Pike, Arkansas, and served as supply officer.He was at Camp…

Sgt. Chas. I. Wolford

"Sgt. Chas. I. Wolford volunteered from McKinney, joining in December, 1917, at the age of 24 years. After public school course Sgt. Wolford attended State University at Austin. He trained at Camps Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, and Johnson,…

Lieut. Luther F. Mallow

"Second Lieut. Luther F. Mallow was born at Melissa, October 1, 1888. His early education was received in the schools of Lebanon and McKinney. He graduated in pharmacy at State Medical College at Galveston and was engaged as a pharmacist at Ladonia…

Pvt. L. Eugene Mallow

"Pvt. L. Eugene Mallow, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. E. Mallow of McKinney. Born November 16, 1896, near Frisco and received his education in the schools of McKinney. Entered service August 26, 1918, and was sent to Camp Travis for training. He was…

Pvt. James J. Thompson

"Pvt James J. Thompson, McKinney, was born December 21, 1890 and educated in the McKinney schools. Enlisted May 27, 1918, joining Supply Co., 133rd Inf., 34th Division, which trained at Camp Cody, Deming, N. M. Went over with that division in October…