Albert Edward McCluskey was born in Stewartstown, County Tyrone. Prior to enlisting, Albert was living and working in Winsford, Cheshire. Albert was a guard on Manchester Corporation Tramways. Private Albert McCluskey was serving with the 2nd Battalion of the Manchester Regiment when he died in France of wounds received during the Battle of Mons on Wednesday 26th August 1914.
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.