Bernard Vicary Gibbs

Born1905 Aldenham Vicarage
Died1995 Lechlade, Glos.
FatherVen. Archdeacon Kenneth Francis Gibbs (1856 – 1935)
MotherMabel Alice Barnett (1874 – 1953)

Life Events

1935Death of father Ven. Archdeacon Kenneth Francis Gibbs
1953Death of mother Mabel Alice Barnett

Biography and Notes

Younger twin with Anstice Rosa. Baptised 11 January 1905 at Aldenham. Educated at Winchester College 1918-23.

In Baring Brothers Ltd. 1924-6. With Donnison Seal and Co. stockjobbers in the City of London from 1927-39. Member of Stock Exchange 1938-39.

In Second World War with Herts. Yeomanry HAA Regt. and other HAA Units in France and England until 1944. Posted to India and served in India and Burma in Pioneer Corps. Demobilised with rank of Major in 1945, TD 1939-45 Star, Burma Star, Defence Medal, War Medal.

Lived from 1957-78 with his sister Anstice at Blacknest Lodge, Brimpton Common, nr Reading, Berks. Since 1978 and till his death at The Garden House, Filkins Hall, Lechlade, Glos.

Clubs: Pratt's and MCC

Portrait in oils with his twin sister Anstice by Lucy Kemp Welch in the possession of his nephew John.