Colonel D. D. Carrick, OBE,
Lieutenant Colonel Donald
D. Carrick stayed at St. Andrew’s for seven years. During his time at SAC he was a
noted athlete playing almost every sport. He went on to graduate from Harvard
and Osgoode Law School.
He joined the Canadian Army Active Force in 1941 and
had reached the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel by June 1944. He held various legal
positions culminating in the appointment of Assistant Deputy
Judge Advocate General at
Canadian Military Headquarters in
Upon his return to civilian life he practiced law at Slaugh,
Ferguson and Carrick and was appointed Queen's Counsel.
died on February 28 1997.
brother Alexander ’26 was killed in 1943.
||Officer of the
Order of the British Empire
was appointed to the Canadian Army in March 1941. He proceeded overseas
in July of the same year. Lieutenant-Colonel Carrick was appointed Legal
Officer Canadian Military Headquarters in February 1942 and later as Deputy
Judge Advocate. In February 1944 he was appointed Deputy Advocate at 1
Echelon Allied Armies in Italy and was in charge of all legal officers
in the station theatre of operations. In May 1945 Lieutenant-Colonel Carrick
was appointed Assistant Deputy Judge Advocate General at Canadian Military
Headquarters. In all these appointments this officer has given highly meritorious
service as a legal officer."
Awarded as per Canada Gazette
dated 5 January 1946 and CARO/6309 dated 7 January 1946
Awarded as per Canada
Gazette and CARO/5718, both dated 26 May 1945.