We remember Donald Gibson

We remember Donald Gibson

Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Canada Source:5944543 Source:7256055 6th November 1891
1891
location 112 McMillan Street, Toronto, Ontario Canada parents address Source:5944543 6th November 1891 - 1895
1893
sibling Irene Gibson Source:5944543 9th April 1893
1895
sibling Josephine Gibson Source:5944543 15th September 1895
1895
location 31 Birch Avenue, Toronto, Ontario Canada parents address Source:5944543 1895 - 1911
1898
sibling Allen Gibson Source:5944543 15th July 1898
1901
sibling William Inglis Gibson Source:5944543 26th August 1901
1904
sibling Mary Isabella Gibson Source:5944543 1st August 1904
1907
sibling Bruce Inglis Gibson Source:5944543 6th March 1907
1914
marriage Emma Frances Hosmer Source:5944543 25th June 1914
1914
location 116 Birch Avenue North, Toronto, Ontario Canada their own address Source:5944543 1914 - 1918
1915
children Albert Inglis Gibson Source:5944543 22nd November 1915
1916
enlistment Toronto, Ontario Canada Source:5944543 23rd March 1916
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force 916445 198th Battalion (Canadian Buffs) Source:5944543 1916
1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Corporal 916445 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles Source:5944543 6th November 1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Corporal 916445 Canadian Mounted Rifles 2nd Battalion Source:7256055
service Canadian Expeditionary Force 916445 Source:5944543
1918
death Killed in Action Corporal Gibson was instantly killed by enemy machine gun fire, on November 6th, 1918, while placing his gun in position, preliminary to putting it into action. Belgium Source:7256055 Source:5944543 6th November 1918
burial Quievrain Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hainaut Quievrain Communal Cemetery, Quievrain, Belgium Plot A, Row 1, Grave 11 Belgium Source:7256055 Source:5944543

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Donald
Initials D
Last Name Gibson
Source 5944543
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
112 McMillan Street, Toronto, Ontario Canada parents address 6th November 1891 - 1895
116 Birch Avenue North, Toronto, Ontario Canada their own address 1914 - 1918
31 Birch Avenue, Toronto, Ontario Canada parents address 1895 - 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 916445
Canadian Expeditionary Force 916445 198th Battalion (Canadian Buffs)
Canadian Expeditionary Force 916445 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles Corporal
Canadian Expeditionary Force 916445 Canadian Mounted Rifles 2nd Battalion Corporal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Albert Inglis Gibson son 22nd November 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Josephine Adkins Gange mother
William Inglis Gibson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Irene Gibson sister 9th April 1893
Josephine Gibson sister 15th September 1895
Allen Gibson brother 15th July 1898
William Inglis Gibson brother 26th August 1901
Mary Isabella Gibson sister 1st August 1904
Bruce Inglis Gibson brother 6th March 1907
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Frances Hosmer wife 25th June 1914
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark complexion Brown Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-03-23 5'9"

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Official Records

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Canadian Attestation Papers
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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