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Gomm, Sir William Maynardlocked

  • R. H. Vetch
  • , revised by James Lunt


Gomm, Sir William Maynard (1784–1875), army officer, eldest son of Lieutenant-Colonel William Gomm of the 55th regiment, and his wife, Mary Alleyne, daughter of Joseph Maynard of Barbados, was born in Barbados. His father was killed at the storming of Pointe à Petre, Guadeloupe...

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