Col. Edmund Howard Coulter, USMC (RET)

Obituary for Col. Edmund Howard Coulter, USMC (RET)

June 27, 1921 - August 14, 2005
Boston, Massachusetts | Age 84

Husband, Father, Friend and Proud Marine

Military Service


U.S. Marine Corps • Colonel
January 1937 through January 1952, Virginia Beach


Honorable military officer and Colonel who will be much missed. He was a proud Marine and loved his country greatly. He believed strongly in the duty of country. He was an example to all young men & women in the Armed Services.

U.S. Marine Corps • Second Lieutenant
1943 through 1944, Solomon Islands

U.S. Marine Corps • Lieutenant Colonel • Commanding Officer
1951 through 1952, Korea

U.S. Marine Corps • Colonel • Squadron Commanding Officer
1969 through 1971, Vietnam

Service Branch