Civilian Hugh John Stewart was a fatal casualty of the Belfast Blitz during the Second World War. He lived with his wife Mary J. Stewart at 2 Legane Street, Belfast at the time of the Luftwaffe attack on the city.
Hugh John Stewart died on 8th April 1941 aged 48 years old at Harland and Wolff Ltd., Queens Road, Belfast. Hugh John Stewart’s grave is in Carmavy Cemetery, Killead, Co. Antrim. A funeral service took place on 10th April 1941 from Messrs. Melville and Co. Ltd., Townsend Street, Belfast.
8th April 1941
Harland and Wolff Ltd. on Belfast's Queens Road was one of the world's largest shipyards and a prime target for Luftwaffe bombers during the Belfast Blitz.
10th April 1941
Carmavy Cemetery in Co. Antrim is the final resting place of Harland and Wolff Ltd. employee Hugh John Stewart who died during the Docks Raid on 8th April 1941.