In Memory of

Kenneth Harper Brade

Royal Engineers
who died on
Thursday, 27th July 1944. Age 22.

Additional Information: Son of Robert Harper Brade and Marie Louise Brade, of Streatham. London.

Commemorative Information

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:
IX, C, 1.
Location: The War Cemetery forms part of the locality of Rivotorto in the Commune of Assisi, in the Province of Perugia. From Rome, take the Autostrada A1, Rome-Milan. Come off at Orte and go along the SS3 bis to Perugia following the signs for Assisi. Take the road to Rivotorto and at a crossroads, from which a church is visible, turn left and the cemetery is about 500 metres down this road.. The cemetery is permanently open and may be visited anytime.

Historical Information: The site was selected in September 1944, and burials were brought in to this cemetery from the surrounding battlefields. A high proportion of them date from June and July 1944, when the Germans were making, in this region, their first attempts to stop the Allied advance north of Rome.