Stuart, Edwin Roy was born on August 19, 1874 in Arnettsville, West Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel Calvin and Sarah Emeline (Cox) Stuart.
Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1896.
Commissioned add. Second lieutenant engineer corps, June 12, 1896. Second lieutenant, July 31, 1897. First lieutenant, July 5, 1898.
Captain, April 23, 1904. Major, October 16, 1909. Professor drawing, United States Military Academy, rank of lieutenant colonel, October 4, 1911.
On duty United States Engineer Office, Charleston, South Carolina., 1896-1897. Student officer United States Engineer School, 1897-1899. Instructor Department of Engineering, United States Military Academy, 1899-1903.
Adjunct 1st Battalion Engineers, 1903-1904. Instructor Engineering Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1904-1907. In charge United States Engineer Office, Charleston, South Carolina., 1907-1908.
In charge military surveys of P.I., 1908-1910. At Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, 1910-1911. Assigned as professor at United States Military Academy, 1911.
A joint editor International Military Digest. Author: Individual and Combined Military Sketching, 1907. Home: West Point, New York.