Monro, Kenneth Edward


He was born on 13th September 1893, the son of H T Munro (C 1873-1876) and came to Winchester from Mr F H Gresson’s School at Crowborough. At the outbreak of war he was at Wye Agricultural College, and immediately enlisted in the 4th Battalion East Kent Regiment. Shortly afterwards he was given a commission in the 3rd Battalion Northamptonshire Regiment. He fell, seriously wounded, at Aubers Ridge on 9th May 1915 and died in hospital at Boulogne five days later.

War: World War 1

  • Surname: Monro
  • Forenames or initials: Kenneth Edward
  • House: C
  • Years in School: 1907-1911
  • Rank: Lieutenant
  • Regiment: Northamptonshire Regiment
  • Date of Birth: 13th September 1893
  • Date of Death: 14th May 1915
  • How Died: Died of Wounds
  • Location in War Cloister: Outer F1
  • Decoration: NA
  • Burial Site: Not on CWGC website