McFarlane, (Kenneth) Bruce
- G. L. Harriss
McFarlane, (Kenneth) Bruce (1903–1966), historian, was born on 18 October 1903 at 191 Amesbury Avenue, Streatham, London, the only child of Andrew McFarlane OBE, a civil servant in the Admiralty, and his first wife, Elizabeth Annie Stancombe. His mother died after a long illness while he was still a schoolboy, and his father remarried. After education at local preparatory schools and ...