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Lt. Commander Robert Claud Gibbs

Lt. Commander Robert Claud Gibbs

Male 1895 - 1949  (54 years)

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  • Name Robert Claud Gibbs 
    Title Lt. Commander 
    Born 17 Apr 1895  Waltair, Andhra Pradesh, India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jun 1949  Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried West Norwood, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2026  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2018 

    Father Robert Tyndall Gibbs,   b. 20 May 1865, Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1942, Worcester, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Emily Fraser Handcock,   b. 31 Jul 1864, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1947, Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1893  Waltair, Andhra Pradesh, India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Walda Elfriede E. Gruhn,   b. 27 Nov 1908, Berlin, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 2005, Peterborough, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1930  Berlin, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Iris Walda Gibbs,   b. 12 May 1932, 19 Bentinck St., St. Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1932, The Infants Hospital, Vincent Square, London SW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Terence Claud Gibbs,   b. 9 Mar 1934, Banstead, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 2015, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. John Francis Gibbs
     4. Jacqueline Sylvia Gibbs,   b. 19 Apr 1938, Banstead, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1997, Sutton, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     5. Iris Emily Claudette Gibbs,   b. 30 Oct 1939, Llyswen, Breconshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1957, Chertsey, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F927  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lt. Commander Royal Navy (ret.) Only child. Baptised at Waltair 6 May 1895. Educated at the Royal Naval College, Osborne, 1908-10 and Royal Naval College, Dartmouth 1910-12. Cremated at West Norwood, Surrey.

      Midshipman in the Royal Navy 1913; Sub- Lieut. 1915; Lieutenant 30 April 1917; Retired 1921; obtained rank of Lieut. Commander 30 April 1926. Served throughout the Great War (on HMS's Thunderer and Empress of India at Scapa Flow, Sloop Iris at Queenstown and in submarines in the North Sea), and was awarded the 1914 Star, British War medal, and Allies (Victory) medal. In employ of Minerals Separation Co. London and of allied firms on the Continent 1921-9; in Dorr Oliver Co. Ltd., Sales Engineers, London, from 1929. He and his wife lived from 1931 at Ash Cottage, Garrard Road, Banstead. Associate Member of Institute of Mechanical Engineers 1932. During World War II 1939-45 at Admiralty Offices in Glasgow and London.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1895 - Waltair, Andhra Pradesh, India Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Mar 1930 - Berlin, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jun 1949 - Surrey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - West Norwood, Surrey Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Robert Claud Gibbs 1940
    Robert Claud Gibbs 1940