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  Guy Bomford

Name Brigadier G Bomford
(Brigadier Guy Bomford)
  Gender M
Birth 1899
Specialization Geodesy and Surveying and Military Strategy
  Year of Election 1935  
  Demise 10-02-1996

Guy Bomford obtained his DSc degree from the University of Oxford, UK. His specialization was in Geodesy and Surveying, and Military Strategy. He was Royal Engineer (1917-48), Seconded to the Survey of India (1921-48); Brigadier (1945-46); Reader in Survey and Geodesy; and Reader Emeritus, University of Oxford (1966).

Academic and Research Achievements: Bomford made studies on the form of the geoid, initially in India, and later in Asia, Europe and Australia.

Awards and Honours: Bomford was an Officer of (the Order of) British Empire (OBE) (MI) (1946). He was a Member of Royal Astronomical Society and Geological Society (London); and was an Honorary Member of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Bomford was President (1963-66) and Honorary President (1967) of International Association of Geology.

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