|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Ulverstone, Tasmania|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Victoria Road, Birkenhead, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||19.1|
|Next of kin||Father, R. Beck, Ulverstone, Tasmania|
|Previous military service||Served in the Senior Cadets; transferred to G Company, 77th Bn, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||10th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/27/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||10th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 4434 Pte Alfred William BECK, 10th Bn, returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Reported missing, Pozieres, France, 19-23 August 1916.
Reported Prisoner of War, Germany, interned at Munster, 22 August 1916.
Repatriated from Germany, arrived in england, 5 December 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nevasa', 5 March 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 10 June 1919.War service: 3 years 283 days (of which 3 years 79 days were abroad)
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalAlso served in World War II: Service No S66938.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BECK Cedric Roy Arthur|