Warning: You are not logged in. Your IP address will be publicly visible if you make any edits. If you log in or create an account, your edits will be attributed to your username, along with other benefits. Anti-spam check. Do not fill this in!==Early life and education== Carter was born on January 20, 1921, in [[Albemarle, North Carolina]]. After graduating from high school, the first in his family to do so, he attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. At UNC, he worked as editor of the student paper. He served in the [[United States Navy]] during [[World War II]], where he saw action in the North Atlantic Ocean and the [[Asiatic-Pacific Theater|Pacific Theater of Operations]].<ref name=NYTObit/> Summary: Please note that all contributions to the Military Wiki are considered to be released under the CC-BY-SA Cancel Editing help (opens in new window) Retrieved from "https://military.wikia.org/wiki/W._Horace_Carter"