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GIBSON, Andrew Alexander
(Service number 12/3326)

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Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Green Lane, Auckland
Occupation
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin W. C. GIBSON (brother), Sunnyside Road, Green Lane, Auckland
Religion
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 8th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Auckland Infantry Battalion
Date 13 November 1915
Transport Willochra or Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Campaigns
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Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date

Discharge

Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Rabbiter

Death

Date 9 February 1926 Age 40 yrs
Place of Death
Cause
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery Sydenham Cemetery, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Block 2J; Plot 43
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Son of Campbell & Catherine GIBSON, of Pleasant Point. Brother of Samuel GIBSON, killed in action, 1917.

Sources

Cenotaph Database [28 October 2013]; CCC burial records, Sydenham Cemetery [30 October 2013]; Sydenham Cemetery headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZSG Cemetery Records microfiches) [29 August 2014]

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