The David R. Turner Memorial Book Endowment Fund was established by his family in 1969. David R. Turner, F'67, worked at the library during his last year at Georgetown. He served as 2nd Lieutenant in the First Battalion Seventh Marines, Golf Batter, First Marine Division. He was killed in action on December 8, 1968 south of Danang in Vietnam.
The fund is used to purchase books relating to foreign service.