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   2nd Lieutenant Robert James Noel Stuart
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 15/06/2016
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 3rd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 23/10/1886
Died: 16/05/1915 (Killed in Action)
Age: 29
Summary      
Robert James Noel Stuart was born in 1886, the only child of Horace Noel Stuart and Madeleine Frances Stuart. Robert’s father Horace was half-brother to Earl Castle Stewart, Stuart Hall, Stewartstown, County Tyrone. Robert received his commission in 1914 and was killed in action at about 08.00 hours on the morning of 16th May 1915.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner
  Cuinchy, Pas-de-Calais
Grave Ref: Grave 5-L-3
CWGC Casualty 195481
Summary      
Cuinchy is a village about 7 kms east of the town of Bethune and north of the N41 which runs between Bethune and La Bassee. About 1 km north-west of the village are cross roads known as Windy Corner, and Guards Cemetery is a little west of these cross roads.
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 53
References and Links
No Link Reference Map Doc
1 Andrew John Stuart Cousin
2 National Archives UK Details can be purchased here
3 Robert Sheffield Stuart Cousin