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Interview with Carl McCoy

In this interview, Mr. McCoy shares his lengthy military career in the United States Marine Corps, Oklahoma Army National Guard, and United States Army. McCoy talks about his role in Operation Iraqi Freedom, military technology, and how being from Texas shaped his years of service.


  • Carl McCoy

    Army Marines National Guard

    Served in: Iraq War

    Carl McCoy was born in Amarillo, Texas and grew up in the northern panhandle of Texas. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1989 to 1996, and then attended college. After college, he joined the Oklahoma National Guard, later moving into full time law enforcement. He joined the U.S. Army on active duty and was sent overseas in 2003.