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William Kyle Carpenter Collection

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William Kyle Carpenter Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
William Kyle Carpenter
State of Birth:
MS
Home State:
SC
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Afghan War, 2001-
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
2009-2013
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 1
Location of Service
Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Marjah, Afghanistan
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF)
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran earned the Medal of Honor for his service in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom on 11/21/2010.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Digital File [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Computer File: Hard Drive [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Video: Digital File [ item] -- Oral history interview
Video: Digital File [ item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
unknown interviewer
Contributor:
Thomas Wilkerson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation (CMOH)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/106207
Subjects:
Carpenter, William Kyle
Afghan War, 2001---Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
William Kyle Carpenter Collection
(AFC/2001/001/106207), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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