CARTER, Paxton Turner - WO(PyClk) USN - California

Paxton Turner Carter WO PYCLK

Paxton Turner Carter WO PYCLK

Paxton Turner Carter

Warrant Officer - Pay Clerk

Paxton Turner Carter WO PYCLK

Memorial Wall

  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 105890
  • Rate: WO(PYCLK) (Warrant Officer - Act. Pay Clerk)
  • Enlisted: 18 September 1934
  • Place: Portland, Oregon
  • Commissioned: 5 April 1941
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 18 December 1934
  • Administrative Duty: Assistant to Supply Officer
  • Battle Station: Ammunition Supply
  • Date of Birth: 1913
  • Place of Birth: Hattiesburg, Mississippi
  • Hometown / State December 1941: Bell, California
  • Next of Kin: Mrs. Paxton Turner Carter - Wife
  • Address: 4507 Elizabeth St., Bell, California
  • Disposition: Unrecoverable – Among the 900+ souls still onboard the USS Arizona
  • Posthumous Awards: Purple Heart, American Defense Service Medal w/Fleet Clasp, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/Star, WWII Victory Medal

Photo courtesy of Budd Nease Collection, Past Historian, USS Arizona Reunion Association

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