We remember Andrew Gibson

We remember Andrew Gibson

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Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling Walter Gibson Source:1339170 12th May 1873
1874
sibling Annie Bell Gibson Source:1339170 5th October 1874
1878
sibling Edward Conn Gibson Source:1339170 1878
1879
sibling Robert Gibson Source:1339170 25th October 1879
1881
birth Saughton Leatherworks, Edinurgh United Kingdom Source:1339170 12th June 1881
1885
sibling Isabella Conn Gibson Source:1339170 1885
1888
sibling William Conn Gibson Source:1339170 1888
1891
location 19 Dean Park Street, Edinburgh United Kingdom parents address Source:1339170 1891 - 1905
1905
location 36 Angle Park Terrace, Edinburgh United Kingdom their own address Source:1339170 21st July 1905 - 8th October 1914
1905
marriage Louisa Gray McBride or Knight Source:1339170 21st July 1905
1906
children Robert Millar Archibald Gibson Source:1339170 11th June 1906
1907
children Isabella Conn Gibson Source:1339170 26th October 1907
1910
children Louisa Annie Bell Gibson Source:1339170 28th December 1910
1912
children Walter Gibson Source:1339170 4th November 1912
1914
service British Army Gunner 40635 Royal Field Artillery 147th Brigade Source:1339170 14th October 1914 - 6th November 1916
1914
enlistment Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:1339170 14th October 1914
1915
children Margaret Gibson Source:1339170 5th April 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1339170 16th March 1916 - 6th November 1916
service British Army Gunner 40635 Royal Field Artillery Source:1339170
employment Painter George Dobie and Son Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:1339170
1916
death Died of wounds War diary states: "...2 shells pitched into 10th Battery low positions. The second of these wounded 2 Other Ranks. No 108662 Gnr Cummings R. and No. 40635 Gnr A Gibson 10th Bty (G.S.W.)." Longueval, Somme France Source:7139718 Source:1339170 6th November 1916
burial Bernafay Wood British Cemetery, Montauban CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme Bernafay Wood Cemetery: plot G29. France Source:7139718 Source:1339170

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Andrew
Initials A
Last Name Gibson
Source 1339170
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
19 Dean Park Street, Edinburgh United Kingdom parents address 1891 - 1905
36 Angle Park Terrace, Edinburgh United Kingdom their own address 21st July 1905 - 8th October 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 40635 Royal Field Artillery Gunner
British Army 40635 Royal Field Artillery 147th Brigade Gunner
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Millar Archibald Gibson son 11th June 1906
Isabella Conn Gibson daughter 26th October 1907
Louisa Annie Bell Gibson daughter 28th December 1910
Walter Gibson son 4th November 1912
Margaret Gibson daughter 5th April 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Conn mother
Walter Gibson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Walter Gibson brother 12th May 1873
Annie Bell Gibson sister 5th October 1874
Edward Conn Gibson brother 1878
Robert Gibson brother 25th October 1879
Isabella Conn Gibson sister 1885
William Conn Gibson brother 1888
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louisa Gray McBride or Knight wife 21st July 1905

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Rodney2415
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Military Citation Rodney2415
Debt of Honour Register Rodney2415
CWGC Commemoration Rodney2415
Medal Card Rodney2415
Medals Rodney2415
Death Penny Rodney2415
147th Brigade, RFA War Diary Extract Rodney2415
Bernafay Wood cemetery plan Rodney2415
Headstone Rodney2415
Headstone with neighbours Rodney2415
Bernafay Wood Cemetery Rodney2415

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