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Richard L. Carter Korean War collection

Richard L. Carter Korean War collection

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Finding aid for the Richard L. Carter Korean War collection

BC.KWP.94

Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
100 Rock Street
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201
(501) 320-5700
arkinfo@cals.org

November 5, 2014



Repository: Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Creator:Carter, Richard L., 1928-
Title: Richard L. Carter Korean War collection
Dates: 2011
Quantity: 0.21 Linear feet
Abstract:This collection contains documents related to the military service of Richard L. Carter.
Identification: BC.KWP.94
Language: English
Permanent URL:http://purl.oclc.org/arstudies/bc-kwp-94

Arrangement

This collection is contained in one file.


Scope and Contents

This collection contains documents related to the military service of Richard L. Carter.


Biographical Information

Richard L. Carter was born on June 23, 1928, in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1949 at the age of twenty-one and was stationed at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, when North Korea invaded South Korea. Carter served in the Korean War for ten months with the 17th Field Artillery Battalion beginning in July 1950. His duties included serving as the elevation person on an 8-inch Howitzer. Carter participated in the Pusan Perimeter Defense, as well as the subsequent breakout and push to the north.


Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Carter, Richard L., 1928-
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- United States.
Korean War, 1950-1953.
United States. Army. Field Artillery Battalion, 17th.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Restrictions on Use

Non-circulating, in-house use only.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Richard L. Carter Korean War collection, KWP.94, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Arkansas Studies Institute

Acquisition Information

Donated by Richard L. Carter, 2011


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