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William V. Carter Edit Profile

army officer

William V. Carter, American army officer. Awarded Victory medal, World War. Club: Army and Navy Country (Washington, District of Columbia).

Background

Carter, William V. was born on January 30, 1883 in Fort Lowell, Arizona, United States. Son of Major General William Giles Harding and Ida (Dawley) Carter.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1904.

Career

1 son, William H. (deceased). Married second, Margaret B. Woodbury, January 5, 1921. Children—Woodbury, Leigh, David Giles.

Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, 1904, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, 1940. Began service in the cavalry. Transferred to Adjunct General Department, 1922.

Later in charge personnel bureau. Retired, August 31, 1942.

Membership

Club: Army and Navy Country (Washington, District of Columbia).

Connections

Married Helen C. Hunter, August 14, 1907 (now deceased).; married second, Margaret B. Woodbury, January 5, 1921. Children: Woodbury, Leigh, David Giles.

father:
Major General William Giles Harding Carter

mother:
Ida (Dawley) Carter

spouses:
Helen C. Hunter

Margaret B. Woodbury

children:
Woodbury Carter

Leigh Carter

David Giles Carter