THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
VOELCKER Francis William
28089, Lieutenant Colonel, NZ Infantry, att 3rd Battalion, Fiji Infantry Regiment

CITATION
Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE)
Gazetted 7 December 1944, p5609
The KING has been graciously pleased to give orders for the undermentioned appointments to the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the South West Pacific

Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 7 February 1946
In recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the South West Pacific
(Substituted for the appointment of the above named to be an additional officer of the Military Division of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire which was announced in the London Gazette (36826) of 7 December 1944)

Military Cross
Gazetted

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted

Bronze Star (US)
Gazetted 13 August 1946, p4106
The KING has been pleased to grant unrestricted permission for the wearing of the following decorations which have been conferred on the undermentioned Officers of the New Zealand Military Forces in recognition of distinguished services in the cause of the Allies:

AWARDS
Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE)
Distinguished Service Order
Military Cross
1914 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
1939-45 Star
Pacific Star
Defence Medal
War Medal 1939-45
       Mention in Despatches
New Zealand War Service Medal
Efficiency Decoration
Bronze Star (US)

NOTES
Born 9 October 1896, London, England
Died 22 May 1954, Auckland, New Zealand