"Pvt. Howard A. Cole, son of Mrs. Lucy A. Cole, McKinney, a graduate of McKinney High School. Entered service Aug. 1944. Trained Camp Roberts. Sailed Feb. 1945 to serve in the Pacific Area.
“Howard A. Cole,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed September 27, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/602.