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- Collection: McKinney Veterans
James W. Williams
"S. 2/c James W. Williams, son of Mrs. Pheamy Williams and husband of Mrs. Helen Williams, graduated from Boyd High School. Enlisted in the Navy, Oct. 1944. Received basic training at San Diego. Was later sent to Aviation Ord. School, Norman, Okla."
Addison George Wilson, Jr.
"Major Addison George Wilson, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Add G. Willson, McKinney, graduated from McKinney High School and Texas A. & M. Entered Army, 1941. Served overseas since Jan. 1943 in Mediterranean area. Awarded Bronze and Silver Star medals.…
Malcolm L. Wilson
"Major Malcolm L. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. John K. Wilson, Princeton, graduate of McKinney High School and Texas A. & M. Enlisted in Army as 1st Lieutenant, 1941 at South Bend, Ind. Stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C. later Fort Benning, Ga., as…
Wheelic H. Wilson
"Cpl. Wheelice H. Wilson, graduated from McKinney High School and attended N.T.S.T.C., Denton. Entered service in Dec. 1943 and received Radar training in Indiana, Florida, Georgia and Utah. Went overseas June, 1944. Now with the 873rd Signal Co., in…
Thomas B. Wilson
"Captain Thomas B. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Add G. Wilson, McKinney, graduate of McKinney High School and Texas A. & M. College, entered Army, 1941. Trained at Ft. Sill, Ft. Belvoir, Camp Howze and Stuttgart, Arkansas. His wife is the former…
"Sgt. Wilbur Wallis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Wallace, Melissa. graduated from Boyd High School. Entered service Jan. 1942. Took training at Sheppard Field, Sarasota, Fla. Went overseas Aug. 1942 with Hq & Base Serv. Sq. to England."
E. H. Wathall
"F/O E. H. Wathall, husband of Mrs. E. H. Wathall, McKinney, graduated from McKinney High School. Entered service Feb. 1941. Received wings at Douglas, Ariz., June, 1944. Arrived E.T.O. in Jan. 1945. Feb. 1945 awarded Presidential Citation, Air…
James F. Waddle
"Cpl. James F. Waddle, son of Mrs. Ona Waddle, McKinney. Graduate of McKinney High School. Entered service Feb. 1943. Took basic training Ft. Lewis, Wash., Ft. Knox, Ky and went overseas in Aug. 194. Now with the 9th Army in Germany."