Ronald Charles Melbourne Gibbs

Born1894 South Yarra, Melbourne
Died1914 Killed in action in the Great War
FatherThe Hon. Henry Lloyd Gibbs (1861 – 1907)
MotherThe Hon. Alice Mary Crutchley (1860 – 1942)

Life Events

1907Death of father The Hon. Henry Lloyd Gibbs

Biography and Notes

2nd son. Baptised at Christ Church, South Yarra 17 October 1894. Educated at Eton College. Died 28 October 1914, being killed in action in the Great War.

2nd Lieut. Scots Guards, 2nd battn., 27 September 1913. His death occurred at Gheluvelt near Ypres and he was buried there, but his grave was destroyed by subsequent shellfire. His medals, the 1914 Star with clasp, British War Medal, and the Allies (Victory) Medal issued to his mother.