David L. Carter
Major David L. Carter was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 1, Fort Benning, Georgia, 17 January 1957. His first duty assignment was a Company Commander/ Battalion S4 at the USATC Fort Bliss, Texas. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Assistant S3, 187th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas; Company XO, Administration Co. 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas; Company Commander, Administration Company, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas; S2/ S3, 1st Corps Special Troops, Korea; Professor of Military Science, Lanier Senior High School for Boys, Macon, Georgia; Senior Army Instructor, Central High School JROTC, Macon, Georgia. | Prior to receiving his commission Major Carter had a very distinguished career as an enlisted Soldier. His service included: Basic Training, 5th Infantry Division, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Infantry Soldier, GHeadquarters Guard Company, Tokyo, Japan; Special Operations, GHeadquarters First Raider Company, Korea; Sergeant Major, 164th Infantry Regiment, Fort Rucker, Alabama; Operations Sergeant, 164th Infantry Regiment, Fort Rucker, Alabama.
Major Carter passed away July 2021, at the age of 90.