Private James Stewart

Durham Light Infantry

Died: Friday 28 July 1916

Connected records

Record:
STEWART, JAMES
Additional information:
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 36 and 38.
Country:
Belgium

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cap, blue, service dress, General, United States Air Force

cap, badge and chin strap Mid-blue, light weight wool cloth peaked cap. Cap has blue mohair cap band, black leather chin-strap affixed by two small dull silver-finish button. The cap badge is that of an officer in the USAF and is finished in dull silver metal. The peak is stiffened black cloth with …
This uniform presented to the IWM for inclusion in the American Air Museum Duxford. See file for details. The gift is from Ms Kelly Stewart and her half-brother, General Stewart's step-son.

trousers, blue service dress, General, United States Air Force

trousers Mid-blue, heavy-weight fine quality wool trousers with zip-fastener to the fly-front. Two slant pockets, two back pockets, one with button fastening and one inside, concealed pocket.Trousers have belt loops and are part lined in black cotton.
This uniform presented to the IWM for inclusion in the American Air Museum Duxford. See file for details. The gift is from Ms Kelly Stewart and her half-brother, General Stewart's step-son.

Jacket, Service Dress, M-1949: Brigadier-General, USAF Reserve

jacket Mid-blue, heavy-weight fine quality wool, single-breasted, four-pocketed jacket with dark blue satin lining and single back-vent to tunic skirt. The jacket has dark blue fabric officer grade braid to each cuff. The jacket features four button fastening with dull oxidised silver crested …
Although the United States Air Force (USAF) became an independent arm of service in 1947, personnel continued to wear the army issue uniforms until they were gradually replaced, the first being issued in 1949. This example was worn by Hollywood screen actor James Stewart. Stewart interrupted his …

shoulder straps, Mess Dress, General, United States Air Force

pair of shoulder straps pair of black wool shoulder straps, as worn by USAF Officer in Mess Dress, covered in silver wire embroidery bearing one silver star ona balck backing. One button in dull-silver finish and balck plastic fixing strap on the plain plain backing. …
This uniform presented to the IWM for inclusion in the American Air Museum Duxford. See file for details. The gift is from Ms Kelly Stewart and her half-brother, General Stewart's step-son.

Oral history

American officer commanded 455th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force, US Army Air Force in GB, 1944
REEL 1 Aspects of period as pilot with Training Command, US Army Air Corps in US, 1942-1943: problems faced by Training Command; morale during training programme; training losses; lack of effects of hearing of casualties in Europe. Recollections of operations as commanding officer of 445th Bomb …

This Is War

US propaganda broadcast programme 'This Is War' 1942 …

SOLDIERS IN GREASEPAINT [Main Title]

Official tribute to the entertainers who kept the troops laughing during World War Two and the Korean War, featuring many stars.
16mm

Cap, M-1949 Flight Cap: Officer's, USAF

cap, Mid-blue, light weight wool cloth garrison cap with silver wire facing material; blue-grey satin lining and brown leather sweat band. …
Although the United States Air Force (USAF) became an independent arm of service in 1947, personnel continued to wear the army issue uniforms until they were gradually replaced, the first being issued in 1949. This example was worn by Hollywood screen actor James Stewart. Stewart interrupted his …

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Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church (WMR 43286)
Location:
Kircubbin, Down
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
St Bedes Roman Catholic Parishioners - WW1 Altar And Board (WMR 28024)
Location:
Masbrough, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
St Georges Church WW1 (WMR 44379)
Location:
Castle Douglas, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Parish of Penninghame (Newton Stewart) (WMR 5872)
Location:
Newton Stewart, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Virginhall United Free Church (WMR 72164)
Location:
Keir, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Kirkconnel Church WW1 (WMR 72178)
Location:
Kirkconnel, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Kilmadock Parish (WMR 5794)
Location:
Doune, Central
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Ardoch Parish (WMR 58044)
Location:
Braco, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Eyemouth Congregational Church WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 78887)
Location:
Eyemouth, Borders
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Pitlochry United Free Church (WW1)/East Kirk (WW2) (WMR 5682)
Location:
Moulin, Pitlochry, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Boys Brigade 6th Belfast Coy (WMR 6199)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Macosquin Church; WW1 (WMR 6337)
Location:
Macosquin, Londonderry
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
James Stewart (60958, RFA) & Robert James Stewart (NZFA) (WMR 78073)
Location:
Auchencairn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Isle of Lismore (WMR 70729)
Location:
Isle of Lismore, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Alyth South United Free Church WW1 (WMR 55175)
Location:
Alyth, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Achiltibuie (Men of Coigach) (WMR 44565)
Location:
Achiltibuie, Highland
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
All Saints Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 45230)
Location:
Davyhulme, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Breadalbane Academy (WMR 80050)
Location:
Aberfeldy, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Helensburgh (WMR 5964)
Location:
Helensburgh, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Carluke (Old Churchyard) (WMR 64266)
Location:
Carluke, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Beauly and Kilmorack (otherwise known as Balblair ) (WMR 54135)
Location:
Beauly, Highland
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
St Andrews Church Parishioners (WMR 53635)
Location:
Harthill, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Larkhall Parish Church (WMR 86733)
Location:
Larkhall, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Pollokshields United Free Church WW1 (WMR 86410)
Location:
Nitshill, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Muiravonside (WMR 78632)
Location:
Whitecross, Central
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Deanston and District (WMR 77718)
Location:
Deanston, Central
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Kilbirnie Park Gate (WMR 9675)
Location:
Kilbirnie, Holmhead, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
West Kilbride (WMR 44529)
Location:
West Kilbride, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Crosshouse-Cross (WMR 80669)
Location:
Crosshouse, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Shawlands Academy (WMR 84749)
Location:
Shawlands, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Strathmartine-Cross (WMR 86060)
Location:
Bridgefoot, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
St Patrick's Church WW1 (WMR 85870)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Moulin Parish and Pitlochry-Cross (WMR 5679)
Location:
Pitlochry, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Logie Pert- Cross (WMR 86123)
Location:
North Craigo, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Blairgowrie and Rattray (WMR 8546)
Location:
Blairgowrie, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Erskine Church WW1 (WMR 57612)
Location:
Falkirk, Central
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Camelon Parish Church WW1 (WMR 86224)
Location:
Camelon, Central
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Camelon Parish Church WW1 (WMR 86224)
Location:
Camelon, Central
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Harris Academy (WMR 76578)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
The Men of Mid Atholl (WMR 55177)
Location:
Ballinluig, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Campbeltown Town and Parish (WMR 29850)
Location:
Campbeltown, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Kilrea (WMR 6163)
Location:
Kilrea, Londonderry
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Dalmellington, Benquhat (abandoned village), Lethanhill and Burnfoothill and Waterside (Dunaskin) (WMR 54298)
Location:
Dalmellington, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Blairgowrie High School WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 82300)
Location:
Blairgowrie, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Dunkeld United Free Church WW1 (WMR 82162)
Location:
Little Dunkeld, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Auchencairn Parish (WMR 44339)
Location:
Auchencairn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Auchencairn (WMR 5868)
Location:
Auchencairn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Blairgowrie Hill Church WW1 (WMR 81767)
Location:
Blairgowrie, Tayside
Name recorded:
Stewart, James
Memorial:
Kilspindie and Rait-Lych Gate (WMR 82444)
Location:
Kilspindie, Tayside

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Name:
Second Lieutenant J C Stewart
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 2 Battalion King's Own Scottish Borderers (page 151)
Name:
Captain Stewart
Context:
joined
Date:
24 Jul 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 1 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (page 80)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Stewart
Context:
commander
Date:
2 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 42 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 322)