"A/C Carl E. Melton, Jr., USNR, son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Melton, McKinney. Graduate of McKinney High School. Attended N.T.S.T.C., Denton. Enlisted in Navy Dec. 1943. Trained at State University, Austin, Kerrville, Dallas, Texas; Athens. Ga. and Pensacola, Fla. Now hospitalized because of injuries received in training."
“Carl E. Melton, Jr.,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed September 21, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/717.