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   Lieutenant Andrew John Viscount Stuart
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 21/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 6th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 27/12/1880
Died: 25/09/1915 (Killed in Action)
Age: 34
Lieutenant Andrew John, Viscount Stuart, 6th Royal Scots Fusiliers was killed in action in France on 25th September 1915. He was thirty-four years of age and unmarried. He was the eldest son of the 6th Earl Castle Stewart (late of Madras Civil Service) who succeeded to the title in 1914 and Emma Georgiana, Countess Castle Stewart, the youngest daughter of General Arthur Stevens, an Indian mutiny veteran.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  Loos-en-Gohelle, Pas-de-Calais, 
Grave Ref: Panel 46-49
CWGC Casualty 1770094
Loos-en-Gohelle is a village 5 kilometres north-west of Lens, and Dud Corner Cemetery is located about 1 kilometre west of the village, to the north-east of the N943, the main Lens to Bethune road.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Stewartstown Cenotaph - WWI Stewartstown
2 Donaghenry Church Of Ireland Roll Of Honour WWI Stewartstown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 87
References and Links
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1 Captain Hon. Robert Sheffield Stuart Brother of Lieutenant Andrew John Viscount Stuart
2 Irish Life - Our Heroes Brief details including photo
3 Loos Memorial & Panels Shows Lieutenant Stuart, A J Viscount on Panel 46
4 National Archives UK Medal card can be purchased here
5 National Archives UK Lieutenant The Viscount Andrew John Stuart
6 Soldiers Died in the Great War Details of Lieutenant Andrew John Viscount Stuart
7 Stoke Rochford Hall Christopher Hatton Turnor's abode
8 The Peerage Lists the Stuart family
9 Wikipedia Christopher Hatton Turnor
10 Wikipedia Earl Castle Stewart
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2023