CARR, Edward Lionel Knyvet Augustus
Captain (later Lieutenant Colonel)
Honours & Awards:
Captain (E.L.K.A.) Knyvet Carr, Heavy Weapons Troop, was awarded the M.C. in recognition of gallant and distinguished service during operations at Flushing on the 1st November 1944 . He remained in service with the Royal Artillery post war retiring with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel on 20 July 1974 .
The death of "Capt. (later Lt. Col.) E.L.K.A. (Knyvet) Carr MC of Sheet, Hants.", was announced in Commando Association newsletter 111 issued September 2000.
 London Gazette Supp. 36994, page 1542.
 National Archives file WO373/52/669.
 London Gazette Supp. 46393, page 10631.
He used the middle name of Knyvet - source Major James Dunning & CA newsletters.
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