Major General William
Forbes Gatacre KCB DSO
Born 1843: Married 1895, Beatrix
Wickens, 3rd daughter of 1st Baron
Davey (Lord of Appeals).  Entered
77th Foot, 1862; passed Staff
College, 1874;  Instructor of
Surveying R.M.C.1875-79; Hazara
Expedition, Deputy Adj. and
Quarter-Master-General (DSO
medal with clasp), 1888; Burma,
1889; Chitral (conducted the action
at Manugai and passage of Janbati
and Lowari Passes), 1895 (mentioned
in dispatches, C.B., medal with
clasp); appointed to command the
British Brigade in Egypt, 1898.

Address: Senior United Services
Club, S.W.

Source: Who's Who 1898

Autographed Cabinet Card