|Birth name||Bertram Stuart Trevelyan Archer|
|Born||3 February 1915|
Hampstead, London, England
|Died||2 May 2015(aged 100)|
|Years of service||1940-61|
|Unit||Honourable Artillery Company, Royal Engineers|
|Battles/wars||World War II bomb disposal|
|Awards|| George Cross|
Colonel Bertram Stuart Trevelyan Archer GC OBE ERD (3 February 1915 – 2 May 2015), known as Stuart Archer, was a recipient of the George Cross, the highest British and Commonwealth award for gallantry not in the face of the enemy.
Archer was born in London.
Archer died on 2 May 2015 at the age of 100.
References[change | change source]
- Ashcroft, Michael (2011). George Cross Heroes. Headline Publishing Group. ISBN 0755360842.
- Ashcroft, Michael (30 January 2015). "Stuart Archer: The 100-year-old hero and longest holder of the George Cross medal". Daily Express. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
- "Colonel Stuart Archer, GC - obituary". The Daily Telegraph. 3 May 2015. Retrieved 5 May 2015.