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Arthur Claude GIBBS

Regimental number87
Place of birthDunedin, New Zealand
SchoolState School, Richmond, Victoria; also Auckland
ReligionChurch of England
Address126 Palmer Street, East Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Miss Ivy O Gibbs, 'Braemar', Sutherland Street, Neutral Bay, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date4 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 August 1918
Place of death or woundingEtaples or Bray, France
Age at death39
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot VI, Row G, Grave No. 6), Sailly-Laurette, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Florence ELLIS, 304 Bridge Road, Drummoyne, New South Wales. Nataive of Dunedin, New Zealand
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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