George L. Carter

10 Feb 1946 - 15 Sep 1973

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George L. Carter

10 Feb 1946 - 15 Sep 1973
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Grave site information of George L. Carter (10 Feb 1946 - 15 Sep 1973) at Memorial Park Cemetery in Amarillo, Potter, Texas, United States from BillionGraves

Life Information

George L. Carter

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Died:

Memorial Park Cemetery

7100 E Ih 40
Amarillo, Potter, Texas
United States

Military Service

SERGEANT
US MARINE CORPS
VIETNAM WAR
Transcriber

F D Dennis

December 15, 2019
Photographer

F D Dennis

December 14, 2019

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Transcription

TEXAS SGT USMC VN PH OLC

Rank

SERGEANT

Branch

US MARINE CORPS

Conflicts

VIETNAM WAR

Awards

OAK LEAF CLUSTERS PURPLE HEART

Life timeline of George L. Carter

1946
George L. Carter was born on 10 Feb 1946
George L. Carter was 7 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
George L. Carter was 19 years old when Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolence. Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.
George L. Carter died on 15 Sep 1973 at the age of 27
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