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About John William Gibbon

Date of Birth
08 May 1893

Service Number
22/928

Birth Place
Stockton, Durham, England

Date of Death
Registered March 1969 aged 76

Place of Death
Registered Farnworth, Lancashire, England

Relationships

Parents
William Thomas Gibbon born abt 1867 Newsham, Yorkshire, England and Sarah Smith born abt 1864 Osmotherley, Yorkshire, England. Married Q1 1888 Stockton, Durham, England

Siblings
Agnes born abt 1899 , James Arthur born abt 1901

Marriage
Leslie or Lottie Brown born 22 September 1898. Married Q2 1925 Salford, Lancashire, England

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Durham Light Infantry previous 22nd. Durh. L.I. 22/928 Pte., 1/7th. Durh. L.I. 22/928

Rank
Private (Lance Corporal)

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1911 Laundry Labourer (Domestic), 1939 Garden Labourer

Campaigns
France and Belguim 1916-1919

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 (Raby Moore Farm Cottage, Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England), 1911 (New Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England)

Absent Voters Roll
Ladywood Lodge, Staindrop, Durham, England 928 22nd D.L.I.

1939 Register
44 Helen Street , Salford, Lancashire, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry and Find my Past

- Research by JP