August Frederick Palmer Beck Denmark United States

Biography of August Frederick Palmer Beck

August Frederick Palmer Beck matriculated at the University in 1908, aged 21. He took classes over two years in Mathematics, Naval Architecture, Drawing, Engineering III and IV.

He was born in Denmark, son of Frederick Joseph, a farmer.

After studying at the University in 1910, Beck appears to have immigrated to the USA, where he became a US citizen in 1918 resident of Los Angeles, California.


Archival Materials

  • R8/5/29/1 Matriculation Slips 1908-1909 Men A - B


August Frederick Palmer Beck
Born 24 February 1886.
GU Degree: Science and Engineering, 1908-1909;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Naval Architecture student at the University of Glasgow in 1908-09
Record last updated: 9th Jul 2014

Country Associations

Denmark Denmark, No Region
Place of Birth

United States United States, California, Los Angeles

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student