"Pfc. W. Travis Sheets, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Sheets, graduate of McKinney High School. Entered service Oct. 1943. Trained at Ft. Sill, Okla., and has service in European area with Patton's 3rd Army. Received Purple Heart for wounds received in Jan. 1945 in Germany."
“W. Travis Sheets,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed September 21, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/759.