Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John MacKessor Bissett

In memory of
Private
John MacKessor Bissett
August 17, 1918

Military Service:

Service Number:
402255
Age:
26
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)
Division:
1st Bn.

Additional Information:

Son of James Macdonnell Bissett and Nellie Bissett; husband of Edith Minerva Bissett, of Bridgeport, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 369 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
CERISY-GAILLY MILITARY CEMETERY ; Somme, France
Grave Reference:
II. O. 8.
Location:
Cerisy is a village 11 kilometres south of Albert, 2 kilometres east of the main road from Albert to Moreuil. The CERISY-GAILLY MILITARY CEMETERY is on the west side of the village on the road to Gailly and Le Hamel and the French National Cemetery is on the south side of this.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of John Bissett – In memory of the men and women from the Waterloo area who went to war and did not come home. From the booklet, Peace Souvenir – Activities of Waterloo County in the Great War 1914 – 1918. From the Toronto Public Library collection.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Circumstances of Death Registers – Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames: Birch to Blakstad. Mircoform Sequence 10; Volume Number 31829_B034746; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 154 Page 263 of 734
  • Waterloo Memorial Booklet – In memory of the men and women from the Waterloo area who went to war and did not come home. From the booklet, Peace Souvenir – Activities of Waterloo County in the Great War 1914 – 1918. From the Toronto Public Library collection.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.

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