Lieutenant John Prideaux Carpenter-Garnier

Scots Guards, 2nd Battalion, Service number 240641

Born:  August 30th 1921
Died:  September 22nd 1943

John was born in Wickham near Portsmouth, the younger son of George William Carpenter-Garnier and his wife, Cheston Isolda Prideaux-Brune.  [His father was a brother of John Trefusis Carpenter-Garnier whose name is on the 1914-18 Memorial.]

He was educated at Radley and Matriculated in 1940. He joined the Scots Guards and trained at Sandhurst. He was posted missing, initially, but had died on September 22nd 1943.

He is buried in the Salerno Cemetery. Plot V. A. 20.

He is commemorated on the War Memorial at Wickham, Hampshire, as is his uncle, and in the Royal Memorial Chapel, Sandhurst.