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Inside a building - public/private
- First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial:
Memorial to Lieutenant Andrew John, Viscount Stuart, 6th Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers. Eldest son of the 6th Earl Castle Stewart of Stuart Hall, Stewartstown, County Tyrone (late of Madras Civil Service) and Emma Georgiana, Countess Castle Stewart, the youngest daughter of General Arthur Stevens, an Indian mutiny veteran. Educated at Shrewsbury School and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. Became private secretary to Mr Christopher Hatton Turnor, of Stoke Rockford in Lincolnshire, an author, architect and social reformer. In May 1915 he volunteered for active service and obtained a commission with the Royal Scots. He was serving with the 6th Battalion of the Royal Scots Fusiliers when he was killed in action in France aged 34 years. He is also commemorated on Panels 46 to 49 of the Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
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