Ref ID: 7294
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Certificate relating to Rifleman William Stewart.
Name: William Stewart.
Service Number: 13663.
Battalion: 9th Battalion.
Regiment: Royal Irish Rifles.
Born: 14th April 1896. Dunmurry, Lisburn.
Died: 5th February 1915.
Address: 155 Mayo Street, Belfast
William Stewart, Son of Andrew and Mary Stewart, lived at 155 Mayo Street, Shankill Road, Belfast
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
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.
Williams Soldiers Effects were left to his father Andrew.
Dependant Pension Application Form show his mother as claimant
He is Remembered at Lisburn Cemetery, United Kingdom.
To Remember Is To Honour
Shankill Roll of Honour
Book or Journal,