Floyd Carter Sr.

Age 95


NEW YORK (AP) — Floyd Carter Sr., a Tuskegee Airman who was awarded a Congressional Gold Medal, has died at the age of 95, according to the New York Police Department. For full coverage and obituary from Legacy.com, click here.

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A great man,thank's for your service.R.I.P.

I would like to express my deepest condolences to the family for their loss of a man who will be remembered for his mark he made in history. May you find comfort and help in God during this time of mourning,.


Thank you for your service Floyd.
When all the flying's done.

I'll answer with no regret Indeed! I had some fun.

So when these things are asked of me,

and I can reach no higher.

My prayer this day with hands extended, please welcome home this Flyer.

Thank you Mr. Carter for your unwavering love, sacrifice, and service on behalf of our country. Thank you to the Carter family for sharing your beloved with this nation. He went above and beyond. Mr. Carter may you rest in eternal peace forever...Thank you......#tuskegeeairmennypd

Col. Carter was my squadron Commander when I joined the 732nd Airlift Squadron at McGuire AFB in 1971 as a C-141 Flight Engineer. A man of integrity and courage he gained the respect of all who knew him. May he fly with the angels in the great hereafter.

Our deepest condolences to Floyd Jr.,Rosalind and family.
Keith and Donna Barnard

Sending our love and condolences to the Carter family!