GIBSON, Andrew Alexander
(Service number 12/3326)

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Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

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

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No information

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Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 9 February 1926 Age 40 yrs
Place of Death
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.


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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