CEF Soldier Detail

Private Peter William Bissett
Died: July 14, 1916

Regimental Number:
14698
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Machine Gun Corps
Battalion:
1st Machine Gun Company
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
U.S.A.
Next of Kin:
St Thomas, North Dakota
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
June 29, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Student
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 24, 1914
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches
Chest:
39 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 14, 1916
Age at Death:
20
Buried at:
Poperinghe New Military Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
II. B. 7.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 763-24
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Son of Peter and Margaret Bissett, of Winnipeg. Enlisted in August,