Ken died on 5 March 1995.

He joined the 8th King’s Royal Irish Hussars on a short service engagement in August 1950, when they were stationed at Leicester East Airfield. He moved with them to Tidworth, prior to embarking at Southampton on the ‘Empire Fowey’ for Korea.

On return from Korea, he was discharged in February 1952.

Ken kept in touch with the Regimental Association and his friends from that time.

Related topics

  1. A short history of The 8th Hussars
  2. Timeline: Korea 1950-51