GIBSON, Robert Arthur
(Service number 75183)

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Date 13 April 1882 Place of Birth Hunter, South Canterbury

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Alexander GIBSON (brother), Puni, New Zealand
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 38th Reinforcements, C Company
Date 5 June 1918
Transport Remuera
Embarked From Destination Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Other Units Served With
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

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Date 11 January 1941 Age 58 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Pukekohe Public Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

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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