Carter, Arthur L., WO

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Last Rank
Warrant Officer
Last Primary NEC
000X-Unknown Navy Officer Classification/ Designator
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1963-1964, USS Grand Canyon (AD-28)
Service Years
1936 - 1964
Warrant Officer
Warrant Officer

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This Military Service Page was created/owned by Kent Weekly (SS/DSV) (DBF), EMCS to remember Carter, Arthur L. (Art), WO USN(Ret).

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Contact Info
Home Town
Crest Ca
Last Address
Crest, CA

Date of Passing
Sep 23, 2010
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Navy Chief Initiated Order of the Golden Dragon

 Military Association Memberships
San Diego BaseSan Diego Chapter
  0, United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. (USSVI), San Diego Base (Member) (San Diego, California) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  1958, Submarine Veterans of WW II, San Diego Chapter (San Diego, California)

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Art Carter was the 47th President of the San Diego Chapter of Submarine Veterans of WWII. He was first elected President in 2005 and served in this position until his passing in September 2010.

Rest in Peace shipmate.

Other Comments:

Art served onboard USS Bowfin (SS-287) from commissioning in May 1943 until the end of the war. Making all 9 war patrols.

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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 7 Patrols

 Duty Stations
US NavySubmarine School Enlisted BasicAdvancement Schools and CoursesUSS Bowfin (SS-287)
USS Piper (SS-409)Naval Submarine School, Groton, CTUSS Tang (SS-563)Naval Ship Yard Philidelphia, PA
USS Nereus (AS-17)Pacific Reserve Fleet (PACRESFLT) Stockton, CAUSS Grand Canyon (AD-28)
  1936-1936, Recruit Training Center (RTC) (Faculty Staff)
  1938-1940, FC-0000, USS Sicard (DD-346)
  1940-1942, FC-0000, USS New Mexico (BB-40)
  1942-1942, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1942-1942, (FC) Fire Controlman (Submarine) Course
  1942-1943, Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNS) ME
  1943-1945, FC-0000, USS Bowfin (SS-287)
  1945-1948, FC-0000, USS Piper (SS-409)
  1948-1951, Naval Submarine School, Groton, CT
  1951-1955, FC-0000, USS Tang (SS-563)
  1955-1958, Naval Ship Yard Philidelphia, PA
  1958-1961, USS Nereus (AS-17)
  1961-1963, Pacific Reserve Fleet (PACRESFLT) Stockton, CA
  1963-1964, USS Grand Canyon (AD-28)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 USS BOWFIN (SS-287) 3rd War Patrol
  1945-1945 USS BOWFIN (SS-287) 7th War Patrol
  1945-1945 USS BOWFIN (SS-287) 8th War Patrol
  1945-1945 USS BOWFIN (SS-287) 9th War Patrol
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