JOHN K. BISSON, LCDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

John Bisson '30

Date of birth: October 7, 1908

Date of death: August 9, 1942

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1930 Lucky Bag:

Loss

John was lost when USS Vincennes (CA 44) was sunk early in the morning of August 9, 1942 by Japanese surface forces at the Battle of Savo Island.

His wife was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1930

John is one of 41 members of the Class of 1930 in Memorial Hall.