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 Robert Willmott

Robert Willmott

Birth
Death 7 Sep 1934 (aged 55–56)
USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 30, Lot 6679
Memorial ID 5044 · View Source
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American Folk Figure. He was the Captain of the passenger liner "Morro Castle" which burnt off the coast of Sea Girt, New Jersey on September 8, 1934, killing 133. Captain Willmott was not aware of the disaster as he had died of a heart attack earlier in the day.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 3 Apr 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5044
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Willmott (1878–7 Sep 1934), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5044, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .