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LCpl Michael Boyd Carter
Birth: Oct. 20, 1945
Torrance
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1967
Quang Ngai, Vietnam

Michael the son of Mitchell B. Carter and Reva L. Carter of Torrance CA entered service (Selective Service) in the US Marine Corps on March 8, 1966 in Los Angeles CA. He arrived in Vietnam and was assigned to Company M, 3d Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF.

During Operation DESOTO while on patrol on the north side of the Tra Cau River, near the hamlet of Tuy Trieu in Duc Pho District, the Marines were fired on by VC snipers. Four men were wounded and LCpl Carter was killed by the hostile rifle fire.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Mitchell Baxter Carter (1914 - 1975)
  Reva Lee Carter (1921 - 1994)
 
Burial:
Green Hills Memorial Park
Rancho Palos Verdes
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Twilight Section, Plot 33-A
 
Created by: Victor Vilionis
Record added: May 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69335907
LCpl Michael Boyd Carter
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LCpl Michael Boyd Carter
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