Albert McCluskey was born in Stewartstown, County Tyrone. He was living and working in Winsford, Cheshire, when enlisted with the 2nd Battalion Manchester Regiment at Manchester. Albert McCluskey died of wounds received during the Battle of Mons.
Le Cateau is a small town approximately 27 kilometres east-south-east of Cambrai. From Cambrai, take the N43 to its junction with D932, approximately 22.5 kilometres from Cambrai centre. Turn left at the junction and the cemetery lies on the right side, 400 metres along this road.