Name:-   Stewart, James

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   16

Rank:-   Able Seaman

Number:-  Z/3575


Service:-   Royal Navy

Regiment / ship:-  Hawke Bn., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve - 189th Brigade Light Trench Mortar Battery (Hawke Bn. attached 189th Brigade Light Trench Mortar Battery)

Date of death:-   13th November, 1916

Cemetery / Memorial :-  Ancre British Cemetery, Beaumont-Hamel, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    III. E. 10

Family information:-    Son of William and Ada Smith Stewart

Extra information:-

Missing, later reported killed in action.

Enlisted 20/3/15 ; Draft for MEF 1/8/15, joined Hawke Bn. 20/8/15-9/9/15 Influenza, rejoined Hawke Bn. 24/1/16, transferred to 2nd Brigade Light Trench Mortar Battery 8/7/16-13/11/16 DD.

CWGC has no record of attachment to 189th Brigade Light Trench Mortar Battery ; A Spinning Repairer ; b.7/1/1897 ; Next-of-Kin & home address: Mother, Ada, 14 Kinloch Place, Blairgowrie, Perthshire. ; ADM/171 = St.V.B. issued to Father.


1901 Census

12, Kinloch Place, Jessie Street, Blairgowrie, Perthshire

William Stewart, head, 32, slater, b. Kirkmichael, Banffshire (?)

Ada Stewart, wife, 28, b. Perth, Perthshire

Robert Stewart, son, 7, scholar, b. Blairgowrie, Perthshire

Charles Stewart, son, 2, b. Blairgowrie

James Stewart, son, 1, b. Blairgowrie

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