Stuart Francis Dempster Pte 3133345
Name Stuart Francis Dempster
Army number 3133345
Date of birth
Unit Royal Scots Fusiliers, enlisted 15/2/1940. Transferred to The Durham Light Infantry 26/6/1940. Posted 11th Bn DLI. Served Iceland. Served Normandy. Transferred to the East Lancashire Regiment 26/9/44 on the disbandment of the 11th Battalion. Posted 1st Bn, docs to Preston. KILLED in ACTION 7/1/1945 with 1st Bn East Lancashire Regiment.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade 26-Jun-40
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 07-Jan-45
Home address Son of George Edward and Catherine Stuart of Clydebank, Dunbartonshire, husband of Mary Stuart of Kilbowie, Clydebank. Buried Grave II.B.10 Hotton War Cemetery.
Source table 11DLI
Because of his transfer to the East Lancashire Regiment Pte Stuart is not included on the DLI Roll of Honour.