CARR, Francis Arthur
Sergeant Francis Carr was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal  for his gallantry during Operation Chariot, the raid at St Nazaire. He was the senior NCO of a demolition party led by Lieut Burtinshaw on board HMS Campbeltown . Taken prisoner after the raid he was transported to Stalag 344 at Lamsdorf, Poland .
He also received a Mention in Despatches in recognition of distinguished services as a Royal Engineer in connection with operations in the field March-June, 1940 .
 London Gazette 37162, page 3493.
 National Archives file WO 373/46/271.
 Prisoners of War 1715-1945 / National Archives file WO392/1.
 London Gazette 35020, page 7181.
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