Carl b. carlson


Carl B. Carlson

WWII - Navy


After returning from a year long cruise on a destroyer in the Pacific, Carl volunteered for an elite Navy outfit destined for the hazardous duty of clearing landing obstacles and explosives from enemy beaches prior to invasions. Part of the first β€˜all Navy team,’ Carl joined UDT Team 14, with which he landed on many enemy infested beaches, most notably of which Iwo Jima and Okinawa. Carl passed away in December of 2018.