"Pfc. Howard F. Elkins, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Elkins, attended McKinney High School. Entered service July, 1944. Trained at Camp Gordor, Johnston, Fla. Went overseas March, 1945 to Pacific. Now in New Guinea area."
“Howard F. Elkins,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed December 6, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/627.