THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
BECK William Thomas
15/12, Honourary Captain, NZ Ordnance Corps

CITATION
Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 8 November 1915, p11027
For distinguished service in the field during the operations in the Dardanelles

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 5 November 1915, p11003
Mentioned in General I Hamilton's despatch of 26 August 1915.  Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean Expeditionary Force.

AWARDS
Distinguished Service Order
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Mention in Despatches


NOTES
Born 7 May 1866, Castlemain, Victoria, Australia
Died 15 January 1947, Wellington, New Zealand