Arthur William La Touche Bisset, RN
|Born ||6 Apr 1892|
|Died ||23 Jun 1956||(64)|
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|15 Sep 1909|| ||Mid.|
|15 Sep 1912|| ||S.Lt.|
|15 Aug 1913|| ||Lt.|
|15 Aug 1921|| ||Lt.Cdr.|
|31 Dec 1926|| ||Cdr.|
|31 Dec 1932|| ||Capt.|
|28 Jul 1942|| ||Rear-Admiral|
|1 Feb 1946|| ||Vice-Admiral (retired)|
Retired: 17 Jan 1945
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9 Dec 1939 (position -13.00, 11.30)
The German merchant Adolf Leonhardt (2990 GRT) was intercepted in the South Atlantic off the coast of Angola in position 13°00'S, 11°30'E by HMS Shropshire (Capt. A.W.la T. Bisset, RN). However, before the German ship could be captured she was scuttled by her own crew.
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