Kenneth Farnden was born in 1922, the son of William Samuel and Polly Farnden, of Penarth. In 1939 the family lived at 26 Salop Street.
Kenneth served in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 12 Squadron. His rank was Sergeant (Air Gunner) and his service number was 1605101. Kenneth died on the 29th November 1944 aged 22 and is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, 4. C. 13.