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Name: NEWELL, Ethelbert Monk DSO (Lieut.-Col.)

Birth Date: 31 Oct 1879 Bootle, Lancs.

Death Date: 27 June 1964 Eldoret

First Date: 1922

Profession: Civil engineer, farmer

Area: Mombasa, 1922 - Farm 40, Uasin Gishu, 1925 Eldoret

Book Reference: Debrett, KAD, Red 25, Red 31, Hut, Red 22, DSO, SS, Barnes

War Service: Royal Engineers

General Information:

Debrett - Hon Lieut in the Army; formerly Lieut.-Col. (TD) RE (TF); S. African War 1901-2 (Queen's medal with 5 clasps), European War 1914-19 (despatches, DSO).  
Red - 25 has E.M. Newell, Pauling & Co., Mombasa, and Lt-Col Newell DSO, Eldoret
Soldier Settlement Scheme after WW1 - Class B - Lieut.-Col. E.M. Newell, DSO, 'Intabene', Bidston, Cheshire - Farm 330
Barnes Eldoret cem - in memory of / Lt. Col. E M Newell D.S.O., T.D. / who died on the 27th June 1954

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