"A. M. M. 2/c Melvin Benjamin Smith, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Smith, McKinney, attended McKinney High School. Entered service Oct. 1942. Trained at Grand Prairie, Texas. Serving in the Pacific."
“Melvin Benjamin Smith,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed December 2, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/768.