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Frank Sutton (1923-1974) USA WW II. Distinguished himself by participating in 14 assault landings in the Pacific Theater including Leyte, Luzon, Bataan, and Corregidor. Is said to have earned a Bronze Star and Purple Heart. Best remembered for his role as Marine Gunnery Sgt. & Drill Instructor Vince Carter in the TV series “Gomer Pyle, USMC”. Ironically, Sutton tried to join the Marine Corps but couldn’t pass the physical, though he later earned a Black Belt in judo.

Frank Sutton (1923-1974) USA WW II. Distinguished himself by participating in 14 assault landings in the Pacific Theater including Leyte, Luzon, Bataan, and Corregidor. Is said to have earned a Bronze Star and Purple Heart. Best remembered for his role as Marine Gunnery Sgt. & Drill Instructor Vince Carter in the TV series “Gomer Pyle, USMC”. Ironically, Sutton tried to join the Marine Corps but couldn’t pass the physical, though he later earned a Black Belt in judo.

Frank Sutton-Army-WW2-served in South Pacific, taking part in 14 assault landings. (Actor)

Frank Sutton-Army-WW2-served in South Pacific, taking part in 14 assault landings. (Actor)

Frank Sutton, Actor: Gomer Pyle: USMC. As the brash and bruising tough guy with wide, flaring nostrils, compact features and boorish, bullying personality, you could have placed bets that anyone who had the guts to go nose-to-nose against crew cut-wearing badger Frank Sutton had better be one tough order. Nope. Far from it. Sutton's most feared, ulcer-inducing on-camera nemesis would be none other than one of TV's gentlest souls ever-...

Frank Sutton, Actor: Gomer Pyle: USMC. As the brash and bruising tough guy with wide, flaring nostrils, compact features and boorish, bullying personality, you could have placed bets that anyone who had the guts to go nose-to-nose against crew cut-wearing badger Frank Sutton had better be one tough order. Nope. Far from it. Sutton's most feared, ulcer-inducing on-camera nemesis would be none other than one of TV's gentlest souls ever-...

Frank Spencer Sutton - an American actor best remembered for his role as Gunnery Sergeant Vince Carter on the CBS television series Gomer Pyle. He died on  June 28, 1974 of a heart attack at the age of 50

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Frank Spencer Sutton - an American actor best remembered for his role as Gunnery Sergeant Vince Carter on the CBS television series Gomer Pyle. He died on June 28, 1974 of a heart attack at the age of 50

Frank  Sutton (1923 - 1974) Played Sgt. Carter on the TV series "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C."

Frank Sutton (1923 - 1974) Played Sgt. Carter on the TV series "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C."

You don’t get much sweeter than the whimsical, cutesy drawings of illustrator Kate Sutton.

You don’t get much sweeter than the whimsical, cutesy drawings of illustrator Kate Sutton.

The Best Livestock Choices for Hobby Farming, Backyard Farms and Urban Homesteads

The Best Livestock Choices for Hobby Farming, Backyard Farms and Urban Homesteads

Actor Sgt Frank Sutton US Army (Served 1943-1946) Short Bio: Best remembered as "Sgt Carter" on TV's "Gomer Pyle" Sutton was assigned to a Joint Assault Signal Company, composed of Army and Navy men. Within.18 months he took part in 14 landings in the Pacific, including Leyte, Luzon, Bataan and Corregidor. When the war ended, he was sent to join the occupation forces in Korea, where he wrote, directed and produced ''The Military Government Hour,'' a radio propaganda program.

Actor Sgt Frank Sutton US Army (Served 1943-1946) Short Bio: Best remembered as "Sgt Carter" on TV's "Gomer Pyle" Sutton was assigned to a Joint Assault Signal Company, composed of Army and Navy men. Within.18 months he took part in 14 landings in the Pacific, including Leyte, Luzon, Bataan and Corregidor. When the war ended, he was sent to join the occupation forces in Korea, where he wrote, directed and produced ''The Military Government Hour,'' a radio propaganda program.

Gomer Pyle, USMC.  - Jim Nabors - Frank Sutton.    -     1964-1969

Gomer Pyle, USMC. - Jim Nabors - Frank Sutton. - 1964-1969

Sgt. Carter Gomer Pyle USMC | frank sutton photo: Elizabeth MacRae amp Frank Sutton Gomer123.jpg

Sgt. Carter Gomer Pyle USMC | frank sutton photo: Elizabeth MacRae amp Frank Sutton Gomer123.jpg

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photo Frank Sutton TV show Gomer Pyle

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photo Frances Bavier Frank Sutton Jim Nabors TV show Gomer Pyle

Jim Nabors and Frank Sutton from Gomer Pyle USMC

Jim Nabors and Frank Sutton from Gomer Pyle USMC

Frank Sutton & Jim Nabors 1965 Gomer Pyle Fleer ORIGINAL Trading Card #18

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Frank Sutton & Jim Nabors 1965 Gomer Pyle Fleer ORIGINAL Trading Card #18