Andrew Jackson Carter, Jr.

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Paducah, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE 1ST CLASS AND A MEMBER OF COMPANY A, 1ST BATTALION, 28TH MARINES, 5TH MARINE DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON IWO JIMA, VOLCANO ISLANDS IN 1945. AWARDED THE NAVY CROSS.