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William Ludovic Stewart-Macleod

In memory of:

Captain William Ludovic Stewart-Macleod

July 30, 1944


France

Military Service


Age:

39

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Artillery

Division:

4 Field Regt.

Additional Information


Born:

March 5, 1905
Victoria, British Columbia

Enlistment:

September 12, 1939
Duncan, British Columbia

Son of Sophie H. Stewart-MacLeod of Cobble Hill, Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Husband of Mary Lenore Stewart-MacLeod. Captain Stewart-MacLeod is also commemorated in Canada on a marker erected by his parents to their only son. The marker is located at the Cowichan Station St. Andrew's Church Cemetery, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 453 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Calvados, France

Grave Reference:

IV. A. 2.

Location:

The town of Bayeux, in Normandy, lies 24 kilometres north-west of Caen. Bayeux War Cemetery is situated in the south-western outskirts of the town, on the by-pass Rue de Sir Fabian Ware. Bayeux is an ancient and historic town of Normandy. Its cathedral was the seat of Bishop Odon, half-brother of William the Conqueror, who took part in the invasion of England; and in it is the tomb of an English soldier of the Hundred Years' War. Bayeux was the first French town of importance to be liberated from the Germans in June 1944. On the opposite side of the road stands the Bayeux Memorial to 1,803 men of the land forces who died in the fighting in Normandy and in the advance to the River Seine, and have no known grave.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Canadian Gravemarker– Located at the Cowichan Station St. Andrew's Church Cemetery, British Columbia.
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  • Grave marker

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