"Pfc. Kenneth Thompson, son of Mr. and Mrs. L. J. Thompson, McKinney, attended school at McKinney. Entered service Jan. 1943. Went to Vallejo, Calif., for training. Went overseas Aug. 1944 where he is now serving with the 1st Army, 2 D Inf. Now in Germany. Awarded citation streamer for outstanding performance of duty Dec. 17, 1944."
“Kenneth Thompson,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed April 1, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/796.