GIBSON, Robert Arthur
(Service number 75183)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||13 April 1882||Place of Birth||Hunter, South Canterbury|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Alexander GIBSON (brother), Puni, New Zealand|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||38th Reinforcements, C Company|
|Date||5 June 1918|
|Embarked From||Destination||Liverpool, Merseyside, England|
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Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||11 January 1941||Age||58 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Pukekohe Public Cemetery|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Robert Arthur Gibson was the son of James and Elizabeth Morris (née Chalmers) Gibson. He married Elsie Annie Banks in 1930.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [31 October 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs)
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