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Regimental number6028
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLara, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs F E Gibbons, Lara Post Office, Lara, Victoria
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 January 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Henry Richard Gibbons on NR
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death43
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialBulls Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 4), Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Josephine GIBBONS; husband of Florence GIBBONS, Lara, Victoria. Native of Melbourne
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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