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Honoring Sergeant Carter

a family"s journey to uncover the truth about an American hero

by Allene G. Carter

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Amistad in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Carter, Edward A., d. 1963.,
    • Medal of Honor -- Biography.,
    • African American soldiers -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Germany.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Medals -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-212).

      StatementAllene G. Carter and Robert L. Allen.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsAllen, Robert L., 1942-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD796.5.U6 C36 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 212 p. :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3692611M
      ISBN 100060936738
      LC Control Number2003065379

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        U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Ty Carter talks to reporters, Monday, J , at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state. Carter will be awarded the Medal of Honor in . Get this from a library! Honoring Sergeant Carter: redeeming a Black World War II hero's legacy. [Allene G Carter; Robert L Allen] -- Discusses the World War II heroics of African American sergeant Eddie Carter, for which he was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross and the Medal of Honor posthumously, and reveals why he failed.

      On Tuesday, Febru at 5 p.m. Allene Carter, trade union activist and African American labor history specialist, will discuss her book Honoring Sergeant Carter: Redeeming a Black World War II Hero’s Legacy (HarperCollins) at New York University’s Tamiment Library, located on the 10th floor of the NYU Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South. Honoring Sergeant Carter uncovers an important yet esoteric chapter in American WWII history and gives balance to The Greatest Generation. You may only come across a book as fine as this once or twice in a lifetime. If your budget allows only one book – this is the one.


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