Sapper Edward Gibson

Royal Engineers

Died: Sunday 1 July 1917 (aged 37)

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Record:
GIBSON, EDWARD
Additional information:
Husband of Mary McMahon (formerly Gibson), of 63, Bride St., Dublin.
Cemetery:
GRANGEGORMAN MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
RC. 525.
Country:
Ireland, Republic of

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Name recorded:
Gibson, Edward
Memorial:
Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Gibson, Edward
Memorial:
St Mary The Virgin Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 10244)
Location:
Sherburn, Durham
Name recorded:
Gibson, Edward
Memorial:
St Michaels Parishioners (WMR 20492)
Location:
Waddington, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church, Carlisle (WMR 68126)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Bean Street Shrine (WMR 35294)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Blenheim Street Shrine (WMR 35297)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Edlingham Parish WW1 Tablet (WMR 33670)
Location:
Edlingham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
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Liverpool Stock Exchange (WMR 2443)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
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St Bartholomews Church Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 6300)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
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Barnard Castle School WW1 Panelling (WMR 71264)
Location:
Barnard Castle, Durham
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Stanley Crook -WW1 and WW2 (WMR 71421)
Location:
Stanley Crook, Durham
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Vicarage Street Church School (WMR 19159)
Location:
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Sons of Leek and Lieutenant Basil Lee Nicholson (WMR 13742)
Location:
Leek, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
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Kiddington (WMR 31555)
Location:
Kiddington, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Stockport Memorial Hall and Art Gallery (WMR 2794)
Location:
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Stockport Memorial Hall and Art Gallery (WMR 2794)
Location:
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church - Board (WMR 2409)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Theatre Royal Drury Lane (WMR 22696)
Location:
Covent Garden, Greater London
Name recorded:
Gibson, E
Memorial:
Crowle (WMR 51627)
Location:
Crowle, Lincolnshire

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Name:
Sergeant E Gibson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
30 Jun 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 335)
Name:
Captain Gibson
Context:
combat
Date:
5 Jul 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 233)
Name:
joined Gibson
Context:
Date:
6 Jul 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 79)