Stories From South Texas: Turner McGarity


Turner McGarity, son of James and Alta, was born in San Antonio, TX. He attended San Antonio Junior College for a year and then enlisted in the U.S. Army at the age of 19 in the buddy system. He was deployed to Vietnam in December of 1969. In Vietnam, he served with the 199 Light Infantry Brigade, A Company, 7th Batallion. Mr. McGarity taught for 16 years at the Texas Military Institute. Mr. McGarity served over 25 years in the military. He is the former President of the Buffalo Soldiers.


Title: Stories From South Texas: Turner McGarity

Format: Video

Clean of Graphics: No

Type: Segment

Subject(s): Vietnam

Public Broadcasting Station or Institution: KLRN

Original Broadcast/Publish Date: 09/17/2017

Runtime: 00:04:41

Main Asset File Size: 1.74 GB

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  • Territory (*Please note: all internet exploitation of this program must be geo-limited to the specified territory): Worldwide
  • Term: In perpetuity
  • Releases: Unlimited
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  • Digital Classroom Rights: Yes
  • Promotional Use: No

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Special Instructions: N/A

Language: English


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