Major General MERTON BECKWITH-SMITH
Regiment & Unit/Ship
G.O.C. 18th Inf. Div.
Date of Death
Died 11 November 1942
Age 52 years old
Buried or commemorated at
V. H. 1.
China, (including Hong Kong)
- Secondary Unit, Regiment and Welsh Guards
- Country of Service United Kingdom
- Awards Distinguished Service Order, Military Cross
- Additional Info Son of Beckwith Beckwith-Smith and Georgina Beckwith-Smith; husband of Honor Beckwith-Smith, of Sulhamstead, Berkshire. Four times mentioned in Despatches, 1914-1918. Awarded the Royal Humane Society's Certificate. Hon. M.A.
- Personal Inscription FOR THE FAITH AND FOR THE FREEDOM OF MANKIND