Biography and Notes
Late Coldstream Guards, 3rd son of Mark Culling Carr-Gomm, late of Ockley Lodge, Keymer, Hassocks, Sussex. Educated at Stowe School and RMA Sandhurst.
Commissioned 1940, Coldstream Guards. Served in Second World War with Guards Tank Brigade in N.W. Europe and Middle East. Retired 1955. Croix-de-Guerre (bronze). Mentioned in despatches, twice wounded. Founded Abbeyfield Society 1956; Founded Carr-Gomm Society 1965 (Adviser); Founded Morpeth Society 1971 (Chairman). Author of Push on the Door autobiography, published by the Carr-Gomm Society Ltd. Bermondsey Dec. 1979.