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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: CARTER
First name: FREDERICK THOMAS
Home of Record (official): SMITHFIELD
State (official): RI
Date of Birth: Monday, July 22, 1946
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 51588731
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): Unknown/Not reported
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, August 19, 1966
Date of Casualty: Thursday, January 12, 1967
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A3) Hostile, died while missing
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 14E - Row 014

--- Interment ---

FREDERICK THOMAS CARTER

Slatersville Cemetery
Green Street
North Smithfield, Providence County, RI