- Township: North Oxford
- Branch: Royal Canadian Army, Elgin Regiment
- Wars Served: World War II
- Country enlisted with: Canada
Arthur Stewart spent his early years in East Oxford. He enlisted in the Elgin Regiment and served in Italy and France during the war. He purchased a dairy farm from James Edwards Lot 17 Concession 1 in the late 1940s. He resided there for many years with his family.