Edward B. Carter



Preferred Name: 
Edward

Nickname/Call Sign:

Date of Birth: December 20, 1944

Highest Military Grade Held: Colonel

Hometown: North Charleston, SC

Biography

Col. Edward B. Carter served in various command positions including commander of the 8th Fighter Wing “Wolfpack” in the Republic of Korea. He also served two combat tours in Vietnam and was stationed in Texas, South Carolina, New Zealand, Arizona, Virginia, Florida, the Pentagon, and Korea.

After he retired,  he served as airports manager, deputy county administrator and county administrator for Dorchester County. He is a state certified general real estate appraiser.

In 2008 he was elected President of the Citadel Alumni Association. He is an active member in his community and has served with the Greater Summerville-Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce; Board of Directors for the Veterans Trust Fund of South Carolina and the Board of Advisors at First National Bank of South Carolina. Carter also has been a member of the CAA Executive Committee and CAA Board of Directors.

(source: http://www.citadel.edu/root/alumni_president)

Units Assigned

  • 8th Fighter Wing “Wolfpack”, Korea
  • 4515th Combat Crew Training Squadron, Luke AFB, AZ
  • 1969-1970 306th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Tuy Hoa AB, Vietnam (F-100)

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

F-100
A-7
A-4
A-10
F-16

Flight Hours: 4000+

Military Education

  • 1966 Political Science, The Citadel

Civilian Education

  • MS/Aeronautical Science Management, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Biography

Biography

Col. Edward B. Carter served in various command positions including commander of the 8th Fighter Wing “Wolfpack” in the Republic of Korea. He also served two combat tours in Vietnam and was stationed in Texas, South Carolina, New Zealand, Arizona, Virginia, Florida, the Pentagon, and Korea.

After he retired,  he served as airports manager, deputy county administrator and county administrator for Dorchester County. He is a state certified general real estate appraiser.

In 2008 he was elected President of the Citadel Alumni Association. He is an active member in his community and has served with the Greater Summerville-Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce; Board of Directors for the Veterans Trust Fund of South Carolina and the Board of Advisors at First National Bank of South Carolina. Carter also has been a member of the CAA Executive Committee and CAA Board of Directors.

(source: http://www.citadel.edu/root/alumni_president)

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • 8th Fighter Wing “Wolfpack”, Korea
  • 4515th Combat Crew Training Squadron, Luke AFB, AZ
  • 1969-1970 306th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Tuy Hoa AB, Vietnam (F-100)

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

F-100
A-7
A-4
A-10
F-16

Flight Hours: 4000+

Military Education

  • 1966 Political Science, The Citadel

Civilian Education

  • MS/Aeronautical Science Management, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
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