|Place of birth||Dundee, Scotland|
|Age at embarkation||34|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Mary Gibb, Dalgleish Street, Tayport, Fife, Scotland|
|Previous military service||Served for 14 years in the Royal Navy; time expired.|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Australian Naval & Military Expeditionary Force, Special Tropical Corps (November 1914), 3rd Battalion|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Eastern on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Battalion, Australian Naval & Military Expeditionary Force|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Rabaul.
Tried by Field General Court Martial, Rabaul, 20 April 1915, on charges of (1) Drunkenness; (2) Resisting arrest; (3) Escaping from confinement: found guilty; awarded 12 months' imprisonment with hard labour.
Prisoner returned to Australia under escort on board SS 'Matunga'; struck off strength, 11 May 1915.Medals: forfeited entitlement.
|Miscellaneous details||See 4264 David SIMPSON for second period of service.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, GIBB David|