We remember Harry Olivier Sumner Gibson

We remember Harry Olivier Sumner Gibson

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1885
birth Headington, Oxfordshire United Kingdom Source:8708583 Source:8708585 13th May 1885
1887
sibling Arthur William Sumner Gibson Source:8708806 8th March 1887
1889
sibling Mabel Emily Gibson Source:8708806 17th January 1889
1890
sibling Cuthbert Walter Sumner Gibson Source:8708806 9th December 1890
1891
location The Vicarage, Worsley Road, Swinton, Lancashire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8708768 5th April 1891
1892
sibling Frank Arnold Sumner Gibson Source:8708806 23rd February 1892
1897
sibling Winifred Margaret Gibson Source:8708806 10th April 1897
1897
education School Prefect, won the Natural Science Prize Winchester School Winchester, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:8708806 1897 - 1904
1901
location St Mary's College, Winchester, Hampshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:8708586 31st March 1901
1904
education B.A. (2nd Class) in Natural Science in 1908 New College, Oxford University Oxford, Oxfordshire United Kingdom Source:8708806 1904 - 1908
1909
employment Assistant Master Lancing College Lancing, West Sussex United Kingdom Source:8708806 1909 - 1913
1911
location Lancing College, Lancing, West Sussex United Kingdom school/college address Source:8708585 2nd April 1911
1913
employment Assistant Inspector (Non-established) Board of Agriculture and Fisheries United Kingdom Source:8708583 2nd April 1913
1914
marriage Hester Worth Townsend Source:8708787 4th June 1914
1914
enlistment United Kingdom Source:8708584 21st September 1914
1915
children John Sumner Townsend Gibson Source:8708804 1915
1917
children Helen Olivier Costeker Gibson Source:8708804 1917
education Hartford House School Winchfield, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:8708806
service British Army Lieutenant London Regiment (Finsbury Rifles) Source:7374227
service British Army Second Lieutenant London Regiment 11th lond Battalion Source:1341423
1917
death Killed in Action At the Second Battle of Gaza Wadi Gaza Palestine, State of Source:7374227 Source:8708806 19th April 1917
burial Gaza War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Gaza No 22 "Northampton Wadi" Military Graves Palestine, State of XIV. F. 8 Source:8708806 Source:8708820

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harry Olivier Sumner
Initials HOS
Last Name Gibson
Source 1341423
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Lancing College, Lancing, West Sussex United Kingdom school/college address known 2nd April 1911
St Mary's College, Winchester, Hampshire United Kingdom school/college address known 31st March 1901
The Vicarage, Worsley Road, Swinton, Lancashire United Kingdom away from home address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army London Regiment 11th lond Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army London Regiment (Finsbury Rifles) Lieutenant
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
John Sumner Townsend Gibson son 1915
Helen Olivier Costeker Gibson daughter 1917
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Julia Elizabeth Olivier mother
Walter Sumner Gibson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur William Sumner Gibson brother 8th March 1887
Mabel Emily Gibson sister 17th January 1889
Cuthbert Walter Sumner Gibson brother 9th December 1890
Frank Arnold Sumner Gibson brother 23rd February 1892
Winifred Margaret Gibson brother 10th April 1897
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hester Worth Townsend wife 4th June 1914

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Trevor65535
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Trevor65535
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription John21589
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription John21589
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription John21589

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England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes John21589
Oatlands Park - Marriage of Miss Hester Townsend John21589
England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes John21589
Roll of Honour of St Andrew's Church, Old Headington - Harry Olivier Sumner Gibson John21589

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