Seggie Stewart 2/Lt 299398

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Name Seggie Stewart
Army number 299398
Rank 2/Lt
Decorations MC 1/3/1945. Citation is held in The National Archives - file reference WO373/51/424 - and related to his actions while in command of A Company of 6th DLI in an attack on GHEEL.
Date of birth Born Hackney, London, 1922. Mother's maiden surname Pettit.
Age 0
Unit Middlesex Regiment - Emergency Commission as a 2/Lt 6/11/1943. Attached to the DLI 31/3/1944. Posted to the 10th Bn DLI. Posted 103 Reinforcement Group 6/5/1944. Appointed 2 i/c of residue of Bn 31/5/1944. Posted back to Bn 14/7/1944. With the Battalion on disbandment. Posted 6th Bn DLI 28/8/44. Also served in 1st Bn Leicestershire Regiment from 1/12/1944 and with 9th Bn DLI - being posted there from 106 CRC on 26/1/1945.
Company/Battery 10th Battalion Residuals.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role 2i/c.
Joined Brigade 31-Mar-44.
Promotions W/S Lt 6/5/1944.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet traced.
Home address Married Joyce G Smith in Watford in Q1 1942. Lived at 16, Holland Gardens, Watford, Herts.
Source table 10DLI