9th Queen's Royal Lancers, Royal Armoured Corps (British Army)
17/09/1944 (Killed in Action)
Viscount R.J.O. Stuart was the son of Arthur Stuart, M.C., 7th Earl Castle Stewart, and The Countess Castle Stewart, of Nutley, Sussex, and Stewartstown, Co. Tyrone. Prior to enlistment Viscount R.J.O. Stuart received his education at Eton College. Lieutenant R.J.O. Stuart was killed in action on 17th September 1944, aged 20.
The War Cemetery lies in the rural locality of Tavernelle, in the Commune and Province of Ancona, 3 kilometres south of the town of Ancona. Leave the Autostrada A14 at Ancona Sud and take the SS16 towards Ancona. After approximately 3 kilometres (via Pietro Filonze) turn right to pass in front of the wholesale fruit market and under a railway line. Then at the next junction turn left and you will find the cemetery approximately 2 kilometres past the Stadio del Conero, the local football stadium. Cemetery address: Frazione Passo Varano - 60131 Ancona (AN) Marche.