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George Caldwell Gibson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Caldwell AWMM
  • Surname
    Gibson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 48372 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs L.C. Gibson (mother), care of Mrs Campbell 63 Waipapa Road, Hataitai, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 October 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 48372 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 6 1/4 inches AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • He married in the same year as he embarked, 1917, Anna Louise Crawford Gibson (nee Murray); known as L.C. Gibson.

    Commenced duty on 5 March 1917.

    Period of Service: New Zealand: 250 days.

    Overseas: 1 year 267 days.

    Total Service: 2 years 152 days.

    The Auckland Museum Library's manuscripts collection holds further papers relating to the war service of Private George C. Gibson. [Ref. MS 544] AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 April 1952 AWMM
    Age 72 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Birkenhead-Glenfield Cemetery, corner Eskdale and Glenfield Roads, Birkenhead, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Public Lawn Row A Plot 15 AWMM
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  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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