Myrtle Beach in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
General Michael P.C. Carns
Some of the other important assignments held by General Carns include commander of the 57th Fighter Weapons Wing, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada; Commander, 13th Air Force, Clark Air Base, Philippines; Director of the Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.; and Vice Chief of Staff, Headquarters, United States Air Force.
General Carns is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy and Harvard University. He
The general is a command pilot with more than 6,400 ﬂying hours. His military awards and decorations include the Defense Distinguished Service Medal with oak leaf cluster, Distinguished Service Medal, Silver Star, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit with three oak leaf clusters, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 10 oak leaf clusters, Air Force Commendation Medal and the Government of the Philippines Outstanding Achievement Medal.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 33° 39.88′ N, 78° 56.114′ W. Marker is in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is at the intersection of Farrow Parkway and Shine Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Farrow Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Myrtle Beach SC 29577, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonel Curtis L. Brown (here, next to this marker); Lieutenant Colonel Anthony "Tony" Shine (within shouting distance of this marker); General Bruce Carlson (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Ervin C. Sharpe, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Lieutenant General John W. Rosa, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Paul Johnson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lieutenant Colonel William H. Rutherford (about 400 feet away); Colonel Charles E Cook, Jr. (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Myrtle Beach.
Also see . . . General Michael P.C. Carns. U.S. Air Force (Submitted on January 29, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 28, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 29, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. 2, 3. submitted on January 28, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.