William Robertson  Bisset likeness

Stoker 1st Class William Robertson Bisset

Royal Navy `HMS Colleen`
Service No: 283414

William Robertson  Bisset grave





Personal details

Family Information

Son of Peter and Mary Bisset of 27 Corsewall St, Coatbridge. Brother of Lance Corporal Peter Bisset of the 78th Battalion Canadian Infantry who was Killed in Action on the 31/07/1918 (see index)

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 27 Corsewall St, Coatbridge




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Buried / Remembered

Cobh Old Church Cemetery, Cobh, Co Cork, Republic of Ireland

Cemetery / Memorial Information

This cemetery has a plot for those men from the "Lusitania" whose remains were washed ashore. There are now 127 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war commemorated here. There are also 14 non World War service burials and 1 Belgian Foreign National burial.

Additional Information

HMS Colleen was a shore based ship based at Queenstown ( now Cobh ) in Cork. There was no combat deaths aboard this ship. Williams death could have occurred by illness / drowning etc. Also remembered in the St Augustines Parish (book) Roll of Honour


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