Capt Thomas Lee Carter

Capt Thomas Lee Carter

Birth
USA
Death 10 Nov 1968 (aged 27)
Vietnam
Burial San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Plot Plot O - 919 - B
Memorial ID 107675290 · View Source
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Capt. Thomas L. Carter, USMC, died 10 November 1968 as a result of wounds sustained during a hostile rocket attack on an artillery outpost, where he was commanding Battery C, First Battalion, Twelfth Marines, Third Marine Division. Services with full military honors were held at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Chapel in San Diego, Calif., followed by interment in the Ft. Rosecrans Military Cemetery.
Capt. Carter, born in Galveston, Texas, was valedictorian of his class at Torrance High School, and graduated from the Naval Academy with the class of 1962.


  • Created by: Stew Lingley
  • Added: 2 Apr 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 107675290
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Thomas Lee Carter (1 Jan 1941–10 Nov 1968), Find a Grave Memorial no. 107675290, citing Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA ; Maintained by Stew Lingley (contributor 48069268) .