Thomas Clay Carter, Jr. – First Lieutenant, United States Army

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Thomas Clay Carter, Jr. was born in Meridian, Mississippi, on 16 February 1889.  He served in the 320th Machine Gun Battalion, 82nd Division, in World War I and was killed in action in the Argonne Forrest on 13 October 1918.  He was eventually returned to the United States and laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery.

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Thomas Clay Carter, Jr. In Uniform

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Thomas Clay Carter, Jr. & Unknown Man & Woman At Officers' Candidate School

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Officers At The Flaville, France, Gravesite of Thomas Clay Carter, Jr.

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Second Burial of Thomas Clay Carter, Jr. At Meuse Argonne France

CARTER, THOS C JR
1ST LT B 320TH MG BN 82D DIV WW
VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
DATE OF DEATH: 10/13/1918
DATE OF INTERMENT: 09/01/1921
BURIED AT: SECTION SOUTH  SITE LOT 4000
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

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