Roland G. Carter

Great Lakes, IL (1961); New London, CT (1961); aboard USS Springfield (1962-1963) / Vietnam
Photo Not Available
  • Military specialty: Fireman
  • Awards: Unknown

Roland Gene Carter, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leon L. Carter of rural Windom, MN, graduated from Windom High School in 1960.

He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in Mar 1961 and was assigned to Great Lakes Naval Station, IL, for recruit training. Following graduation from recruit training, Roland was transferred to Submarine School, New London, CT, for ‘Machinist’s Mate’ training.  He was later assigned as a “Fireman” to serve aboard the submarine USS Springfield.

CCHS has little information about his veteran at this time. If you have any information, please contact the CCHS. We appreciate your help in keeping our database as accurate and complete as possible.

  • Obituary: None on file