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

Pvt. C. Erwin Heard

"Pvt. C. Erwin Heard was born August 8, 1894, at McKinney, and received his education at the public schools there. Son of Mr. and MRs. C. P. Heard of McKinney. He volunteered in the air service April 4, 1918, and was assigned to 868th Aero Squadron…

Sgt. John D. Heard

"Sgt. John D. Heard, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. P. Heard of McKinney, was born February 18, 1891. He volunteered for service in February , 1918, and was attached to the 45th Co., 29th Eng., and trained at Camp University, Washington, D. C. Went overseas…

Cpl. James R. Hammond

"Cpl. James R. Hammond, son of Mr. and Mrs. S. T. Hammond, of McKinney, was born January 18, 1888. He graduated from McKinney High School and later attended a school in St. Louis, where he took a special course in plumbing, He enlisted in September,…

Pvt. I. D. Newsome

"Pvt. I. D. Newsome, born October 2, 1886, at McKinney, and received his education in McKinney, Bingham, N. C., and Poughkeepsie, N. Y., is a son of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Newsome of McKinney. Being over draft age and not being able to pass examination…

Maj. A. Fitzhugh Beverly

"Maj. A. Fitzhugh Beverly, son of the late Judge W. T. and Betty Beverly, of McKinney, was born July 3, 1884, and educated in McKinney and Bingham, N.C., later attending Tulane Medical College at New Orleans, La. He was in the reserve corps about…

Pvt. T. Haughston Beverly

"Pvt. T. Haughston Beverly, son of the late Judge W. T. and Bettie (Betty) Beverly of McKinney. Born July 6, 1886, at McKinney. Received his education in McKinney, A. M. at Austin, and Lebanon, Tenn. Mr. Beverly made repeated efforts to enlist at…

Pvt. R. Fitzhugh Newsome

"Pvt. R. Fitzhugh Newsome, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Newsome of McKinney, was born April 25, 1885, at that place. He received his education at McKinney, Castle Heights, Tenn., and graduated in law at Lebanon, Tenn. It was not possible for Mr. NEwsome…

Lieut. Louis A. Scott, Jr

"Lieut. Louis A. Scott, Jr., was born in Collin County on June 15, 1895. He received his early education in the public schools at McKinney, later going to the University of Texas. Upon the outbreak of the war he joined the First O. T. C. at Leon…