Engine Room Artificer 4th Class William Gibson

Royal Navy, HMS Hampshire

Died: Monday 5 June 1916 (aged 22)

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Record:
GIBSON, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Robert Gilbert Gibson. Native of Radcliffe, Manchester.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
15.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Oral history

British NCO served with 44 Commando, Royal Marines in GB, India and Arakan, Burma, 1943-1945
REEL 1 Background in Liverpool, 1923-1939: family; education; employment; reaction to declaration of Second World War, 3/9/1939. Recollections of period as Air Raid Precautions runner during Liverpool Blitz, 1941: occasion when he saved St Anthony's Church from burning down; role he had in saving …

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British officer served with Independent Companies in Norway, 1940 and with No 2 Commando during St Nazaire Raid, 28/3/1942; POW in Oflag IV-C, Colditz, Germany, 8/1943-5/1945
REEL 1 Aspects of operations as officer with Independent Companies in Norway, 1940: background to volunteering for unit; degree of training and physical fitness; character of operations; relations with Norwegians; opinion of German troops; lessons learnt from service in Norway; embarkation on …

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Name recorded:
Gibson, William
Memorial:
Newbiggin Co Operative Stores Roll Of Honour-Served (WMR 33950)
Location:
Beamish, Durham
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Ilford Presbyterian Church Parishioners WW1 (WMR 43860)
Location:
Ilford, Greater London
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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King Edward VI School (WMR 10208)
Location:
Totnes, Devon
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Kearsley (WMR 18382)
Location:
Kearsley, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St John's Church-Cross (WMR 70354)
Location:
Windermere, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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South Moor Colliery Co Ltd Park (WMR 41811)
Location:
South Moor, Durham
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Conlig - WW1 (WMR 6366)
Location:
Conlig, Down
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Peters Church - WW1 Board (WMR 34513)
Location:
Wallsend, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Aidans School - WW1 (WMR 43285)
Location:
Hartlepool, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Kirkmichael Parish Church WW1 (WMR 44337)
Location:
Parkgate, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Cuthberts Church - WW1 (WMR 44188)
Location:
Lockerbie, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Peters Church (WMR 14577)
Location:
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Kilmarnock (WMR 5962)
Location:
Kilmarnock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Knockbreda Parishioners - Roll of Honour - WW1 (WMR 6318)
Location:
Newtonbreda, Antrim
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Paulett Avenue Presbyterian Church - WW1 (WMR 6311)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Georges Church And School Memorials (WMR 11522)
Location:
Hart Common, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Carver Memorial United Reformed Church - WW1 (WMR 13023)
Location:
Windermere, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Hilden Glenmore And Lambeg (WMR 43604)
Location:
Hilden, Antrim
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Littleborough War Memorial (WMR 13174)
Location:
Littleborough, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Ashton Under Lyne Civic Memorial (WMR 1810)
Location:
Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Radcliffe (WMR 2207)
Location:
Radcliffe, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Ulverston Cenotaph (WMR 4158)
Location:
Ulverston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Cumnock (WMR 77337)
Location:
Cumnock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Kimblesworth Colliery Memorial Hall- Plaques (WMR 42005)
Location:
Nettlesworth, Kimblesworth, Durham
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Wheelock (WMR 13084)
Location:
Wheelock, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Ninian's Church WW1 (WMR 86656)
Location:
Stonehouse, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Wallington Methodist Church - WW1 (WMR 39448)
Location:
Wallington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Dryfesdale Congregation (WMR 44187)
Location:
Lockerbie, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Crawford Parishioners - WW1 (Served) (WMR 44491)
Location:
Crawford, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Kinghorn (WMR 5720)
Location:
Kinghorn, Fife
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Stephens Church Window WW1 (WMR 18381)
Location:
Kearsley, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Lockerbie -Statue (WMR 57974)
Location:
Lockerbie, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Lockerbie -Statue (WMR 57974)
Location:
Lockerbie, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Inverkeithing (WMR 8510)
Location:
Inverkeithing, Fife
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Wellsgreen and Rosie District (WMR 55231)
Location:
East Wemyss, Fife
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Wallacetown Parish Church (WMR 85898)
Location:
Wallacetown, Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Catharine's Scholes - WW1 (WMR 87171)
Location:
Scholes, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Catharine's Scholes - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 45386)
Location:
Scholes, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Kinghorn United Free Church (WMR 56532)
Location:
Kinghorn, Fife
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Sheuchan Parish Church (WMR 57154)
Location:
Stranraer, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Broxburn and Uphall (WMR 89235)
Location:
Broxburn, Lothian
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Ebeneezer United Free Church (WMR 88975)
Location:
Leith, Lothian
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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St Marys Church - WW1 (WMR 4180)
Location:
Windermere, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
Memorial:
St Johns Church Roll of Honour (WMR 4176)
Location:
Bowness On Windermere, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Stonehouse (WMR 6007)
Location:
Stonehouse, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Crawford- Cross (WMR 53618)
Location:
Crawford, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
Memorial:
Ulverston Victoria High School - WW1 (WMR 60933)
Location:
Ulverston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
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Caledonian Railway (WMR 13356)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
Memorial:
Windermere Cenotaph (WMR 4169)
Location:
Windermere, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Gibson, William
Memorial:
Dunfermline - WW1 (WMR 8521)
Location:
Dunfermline, Fife

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Name:
R C Gibson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 82)
Name:
Corporal R C Gibson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 82)