Corporal McGhee served in the U.S. Army and was assigned to Delta Company, 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regime, Fort Benning, Georgia. The 2006 graduate of Massaponax High School served three tours in Afghanistan and one in Iraq. He was killed on May 13, 2009, at the age of 21, in central Iraq while he fearlessly advanced on the enemy.
His actions allowed Rangers to suppress enemy fire protecting the assault group and saving lives. Soccer Field Number 5 at Patriot Park is dedicated for his courageous service to our country and selfless service to save the lives of his fellow Rangers.