Ref ID: 7294

Name

William Stewart.


Description

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Certificate relating to Rifleman William Stewart.


Life Story

Name: William Stewart.

Service Number: 13663.

Rank: Rifleman,

Battalion: 9th Battalion.

Regiment: Royal Irish Rifles.

Born: 14th April 1896. Dunmurry, Lisburn.

Died: 5th February 1915.

Address: 155 Mayo Street, Belfast

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William Stewart, Son of Andrew and Mary Stewart, lived at 155 Mayo Street, Shankill Road, Belfast

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William joined the Royal Irish Rifles.

He was a Rifleman in 9th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles when he Died in Ballykinlar Army Camp on the 5th of February 1915 aged 18 years

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A local newspaper states.

DEATH OF BELFAST VOLUNTEER.

The death took place on Friday, at Ballykinlar Camp, of Private William Stewart, 9th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles (West Belfast Volunteers) Deceased was a son of Mr Andrew Stewart, 155 Mayo Street, Belfast, and grandson of the late Mr William Stewar6, of Suffolk, Dunmurry.

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Williams Soldiers Effects were left to his father Andrew.

Dependant Pension Application Form show his mother as claimant

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He is Remembered at Lisburn Cemetery, United Kingdom.

To Remember Is To Honour

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Theme

Shankill Roll of Honour


Date

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Classification

Book or Journal,

Certificate/Permit,

Certificate/Permit

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