Carlson, Carsten, LTC

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1962-1963, 1542, HQ, US Continental Army Command (CONARC)
Service Years
1937 - 1963
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


Lieutenant Colonel

Three Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
San Marcos, California

Date of Passing
Aug 31, 2015
Location of Interment
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery - San Diego, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Military Service Number
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Veteran

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
United Services Automobile Association (USAA)Society of 1st Infantry Division
  1953, United Services Automobile Association (USAA) - Assoc. Page
  1955, Society of 1st Infantry Division - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Retired 1963     Deceased 2015
Other Comments:
Not Specified

   1950-1950, 1542, HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry

First Lieutenant
From Month/Year
July / 1950
To Month/Year
September / 1950
HHC Unit Page
First Lieutenant
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Base, Fort or City
Korea, South
 HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Details

HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
changed to 506th Regimental Combat Team
Parent Unit
1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
Created/Owned By
Not Specified

Last Updated: Oct 23, 2017
Memories For This Unit

Other Memories
Deployed to Korea in July 1950 as Company XO, Heavy Mortar Company, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2d Infantry Divison.  Seriously wounded by "missile"... aka artillery fragments in September 1950.  Evacuated to Japan.

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76 Members Also There at Same Time

Winter, Frederick W., MAJ, (1942-1951) IN 1542 Major
Krzyzowski, Edward Charles, CPT, (1943-1951) IN 1542 Captain
Crary, William Burton, 1LT, (1940-1950) IN 1542 First Lieutenant
Barsanti, Olinto Mark, MG, (1940-1971) IN 4745 Lieutenant Colonel
Bartholdi, Cyril Sylvester, MAJ, (1940-1950) IN 745 Captain
Weston, Vernon Cecil, SFC, (1945-1951) IN 1745 Sergeant First Class
Williams, Dale Eugene, SFC, (1949-1951) IN 1745 Sergeant First Class
Wofford, Lawrence Raymond, SFC SC 4667 Sergeant First Class
Walker, Leroy Manly, M/SGT, (1945-1951) SC 1542 Master Sergeant
Koon, George, T/SGT, (1942-1950) MD 1666 Technical Sergeant
Malcolm, Howard Gordon, Sgt, (1949-1951) SC 4740 Sergeant
Suliman, Frank Julius, Sgt, (1950-1951) SC 4740 Sergeant
White, Robert Louis, Sgt, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Sergeant
Wilkowski, Louis Vincent, Sgt MD 3666 Sergeant
Apodaca, Avelicio Lawrence, Cpl, (1950-1951) IN 4812 Corporal
Becker, Clarence Robert, Cpl, (1949-1950) TC 4345 Corporal
Bullis, Milton Thearlo, Cpl, (1950-1951) MD 3666 Corporal
Courtney, Charles, Cpl, (1951-1954) IN 4745 Corporal
Stewart, Roy, Cpl, (1941-1954) IN 4745 Corporal
Wade, Everett Heber, Cpl, (1948-1953) AG 4405 Corporal
Ward, Joseph Longsworth, Cpl, (1950-1951) IN 4745 Corporal
Washington, R. A., Cpl, (1950-1951) MD 3666 Corporal
Weller, Winfred Norton, Cpl, (1948-1950) IN 4812 Corporal
Williams, James H., Cpl, (1948-1951) IN 1745 Corporal
Williams, James Otis, Cpl, (1950-1953) IN 1745 Corporal
Wilson, George Warren, Cpl IN 4745 Corporal
Wisenor, Ernest June, Cpl, (1950-1950) IN 4745 Corporal
Wolford, John Charles, Cpl, (1949-1950) IN 4745 Corporal
Wyda, John P., Cpl, (1944-1951) MD 3666 Corporal
Bowers, John Russell, PFC, (1950-1951) IN 4745 Private First Class
Davis, Billie, PFC, (1949-1950) IN 4745 Private First Class
Oullette, Joseph R., PFC, (1950-1950) IN 4745 Private First Class
Sanders, Herbert, Cpl, (1945-1953) IN 4745 Private First Class
Ward, Burlin Weldon, PFC, (1950-1950) IN 4745 Private First Class
Weitman, William Randall, PFC, (1950-1950) IN 4812 Private First Class
Wright, Jay E., PVT, (1950-1950) IN 4812 Private
Toon, Albert Elisha, 2LT, (1940-1950) Second Lieutenant
Watkins, Travis E., M/SGT, (1939-1950) Master Sergeant
Grant, Thomas, SFC, (1947-1967) Sergeant
A Company

McCarrell, Raymond James, CPT, (1940-1951) IN 1542 Captain
Fastner, Michael C., M/SGT, (1939-1951) IN 1814 Master Sergeant
Abney, Homer Ray, Sgt, (1950-1951) IN 4745 Sergeant
Worden, Dow Frank, Cpl, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Corporal
Wigen, Robert Leroy, PFC, (1949-1950) IN 4745 Private First Class
Wilcher, Charlie, PFC, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Private First Class
Williamson, George Harrison, PFC, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Private First Class
Ward, Willie E., PVT, (1950-1951) IN 4745 Private
B Company

Lilly, Edmund Jones, 2LT, (1946-1950) IN 1542 Second Lieutenant
Watson, Harold B., M/SGT, (1947-1952) IN 1745 Master Sergeant
Williams, Billy Joe, Cpl, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Corporal
Woodson, D. W., Cpl, (1942-1951) IN 4745 Corporal
Zoellick, William Martin, Cpl, (1949-1951) IN 4745 Corporal
Lucas, Richard Alan, PFC, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Private First Class
Newman, Lamar Eugene, PFC, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Private First Class
Solis, Adelaido Mata, PFC, (1949-1954) IN 4745 Private First Class
Ullmer, Lavern Charles, PFC, (1946-1951) IN 4745 Private First Class
Walker, Leo, PFC, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Private First Class
Ward, Charles Herbert, PFC, (1950-1953) IN 4745 Private First Class

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