BOMFORD, Col Guy (1899-1996)

Scope and Content

Copy of account of the Survey Service of the Eastern and 14 Army in India and Burma during the period 1942-1945, written in 1945.

Administrative / Biographical History

Born in 1899; 2nd Lt, Royal Engineers; Lt, 1918; served in France and Belgium, 1918; served with Deputy Assistant Director of Engineering Stores, 1919; served in Waziristan, 1919-1921; Capt, 1926; Maj 1936; Lt Col 1942; Col, 1942; retired, 1949; died in 1996.


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Access Information

Open, subject to signature of reader's undertaking form.

Acquisition Information

Copy made by the Centre in 1981 from original loaned by Bomford.

Other Finding Aids

Summary guide available on-line at, and in hard copy in the Centre's reading room.

Alternative Form Available

Geodetic Library, Ministry of Defence holds another copy of the report, together with some related correspondence.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, attention of the Director of Archive Services.

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