Menzies, George Kenneth

Education

Student United College 1885-1886 Eng. Lit.; Gk. 1; Lat. 1 1886-1887 Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 1; Physiol. 1887-1888 Log.; Gk. 3; Lat. 3; Math. 2 1888-1889 N. Phil.; M. Phil. & Pol. Econ.; Gk. 3; Physiol. M.A. 18.4.1889.

Assistant in Greek, St Andrews University 1893-1896.

Birth/childhood

Born 8.10.1869 son of James Martin Menzies, teacher, London.

Career

Assistant in Greek, St Andrews University 1893-1896.

Private Secretary to Sir William Dunn 1896 - 1904. Secretary, Academic department, London University 1904-1908. Assistant Secretary, Royal Society of Arts 1908-1917. Secretary 1917-1935. Vice- President 1941 -.

C.B.E. [Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire] 1932.

Death

Died at Haslemere, Surrey 12.3.1954.

Sources

  • Who was Who
  • After Many Days Club Report 1955
  • Alumnus Chronicle 42 p25