Rank and Name, Lieutenant Junior Grade Clifford Stanley Carter.
Unit/Placed in, Fighter Squadron 84 (VF-84) “Wolf Gang”, United States Naval Reserve.
Clifford is born approx. on 20 Feb. 1924 in Framingham, Massachusetts.
Father, Frederick William Carter Jr .
Mother, Emma Augusta (Stimpson) Carter.
Sister(s), Edith Emily and Marjorie Jean Carter.
Brother(s), William Edwin and Burton Allison Carter.
Clifford enlisted the service in Massachusetts with service number # 0-346718.
Clifford was KIA aboard the USS Bunker Hill when it was attacked by 2 Japanese kamikazes (A6M-Zero) on 11 May 1945, he is honored with an Air Medal with 3 Gold Stars, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Clifford is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.
Courts of the missing.
Thanks to, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VF-84
Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com ww2-europe.com
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
Seabees History Bob Smith https://seabeehf.org/
Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org
POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano
Navy Seal Memorial, http://www.navysealmemorials.com
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com
Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/