|Place of birth||Launceston, Tasmania|
|School||Central School, Boulder City, Western Australia|
|Address||Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Father, William Gibson, 9 Ward Street, Lamington Heights, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||28th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/45/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||16th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Hamel, France|
|Age at death||19|
|Age at death from cemetery records||19|
|Place of burial||Crucifix Corner Cemetery (Plot IX, Row A, Grave No. 17), Villers-Bretonneux, France|
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: William and Agnes GIBSON, 9 Ward Street, Lamington, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. Native of Tasmania|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 29 June 1917; disembarked Plymouth, England, 25 August 1917; marched into 7th Training Bn, Rollestone, 26 August 1917.
Marched into 6th Training Bn, Fovant, 8 November 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 30 January 1918; marched into Australian Intermediate Base Depot, Le Havre, 31 January 1918.
Proceeded to unit, 3 February 1918; taken on strength of 16th Bn, in the field, 9 February 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, GIBSON Horace William|