Sunday, May 26, 2013

Taps for a Memphian

Posted on Sun, May 26, 2013 at 9:19 AM

Vernon McGarity, a Memphian who was one of the last living Medal of Honor recipients from World War II for his heroic actions during the Battle of the Bulge, died last week. He was 91 years old. More from John Branston.

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