Mason Carter (1834 - 1909)

‹ Back to Carter surname



0 1 1
Adds father, mother, more complete burial place, sibling(s), spouse(s)child(ren).

View Mason Carter's complete profile:

  • See if you are related to Mason Carter
  • Request to view Mason Carter's family tree


Related Projects

Birthplace: Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA
Death: Died in San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
Last Updated:

About Mason Carter

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Mason Carter, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 September 1877, while serving with 5th U.S. Infantry, in action at Bear Paw Mountain, Montana. First Lieutenant Carter led a charge under a galling fire, in which he inflicted great loss upon the enemy.

General Orders: Date of Issue: November 27, 1894

Action Date: September 30, 1877

Service: Army

Rank: First Lieutenant

Division: 5th U.S. Infantry


Mason Carter's Timeline

January 26, 1834
Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA
December 11, 1909
Age 75
San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
San Diego, San Diego, California, USA