Homuth firing a gun on the range of the Small Arms plant in Long Branch, 1942
Karl Kenneth Homuth (December 12, 1893 – March 15, 1951) was an Ontario manufacturer and political figure.
He was born in Preston, Ontario, the son of Otto Homuth and Charlotte McDowell, and was educated there and in Galt. He joined George Pattinson's textile manufacturing company in 1910. In 1917, he left that firm to work in his father's company, taking over its operation in 1928 after his father's death. In 1914, he married Minnie A. Rahn. Homuth served on the town council for Preston from 1917 to 1919. He died of complications of lung cancer in his Ottawa home on March 15, 1951.