Gibbs Family Tree
Lt. Col. Sir Peter Evan Wyldbore Gibbs, LVO, CVO, KCVO1934 - 2001 (67 years)
Name Peter Evan Wyldbore Gibbs Title Lt. Col. Sir Suffix LVO, CVO, KCVO Birth 1 Feb 1934 Chelsea, London
- 17 Draycott Avenue
Gender Male Death 6 Sept 2001 Clyst St George, Devon Notes
- 2nd son. Born 1 February 1934 and baptised 14 March 1934 at the Royal Military Chapel, Wellington Barracks. Educated at Eton 1947-52.
1952 Visited the Union of South Africa and Southern Rhodesia. Novemer 1952 enlisted as National Service conscript. 25 July 1955 Commissioned into Coldstream Guards as 2nd Lieut. 1953-55 served with 2nd Battalion in British Army of the Rhine. Lieutenant 24 July 1955. 1956-57 served at Guards Depot. 1957-60 with 1st Battalion in BAOR and UK. 1960-62 GSO3 1st Guards Brigade. Captain 1 Feb. 1961. 1962-64 Adjutant Mons Officer Cadet School. 1964-67 with 1st Battalion in BAOR, Libya, Aden, British Honduras and UK. 1967-69 served at Guards Depot. Major 31 March 1967. 1969-72 Deputy Assistant Adjutant General Headquarters London District. 1972-73 with 1st Battalion in N. Ireland, UK and Berlin. 1973-74 with 2nd Battalion as Second in Command in UK, Sharjah and Cyprus. Lieutenant Colonel 30 June 1974.1975-77 Commanded 1st Battalion Coldstream Guards in UK and N. Ireland. 1977-80 Assistant Adjutant General Headquarters London District.
General Service Medal with Clasp 'South Arabia' (1966); General Service Medal with Clasp 'Northern Ireland' (1972); United National Medal (Cyprus) 1974; Jubilee Medal 1977.
Coordinator State Funeral of Earl Mountbatten of Burma (5 September 1979).
Private Secretary H.R.H. The Princess Anne The Princess Royal 1982-1997. K.C.V.O. 6 October 1997.
Died 6 September 2001 and buried at Clyst St. George.
Person ID I2128 Gibbs Family Tree Last Modified 16 Jun 2018
Father Captain Evan Llewellyn Gibbs, b. 17 May 1906, St. Thomas, Devon d. 1 Jun 1940, Dunkirk, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France (Age 34 years) Mother Monica Elizabeth Wyldbore-Smith, b. 29 Sep 1900, Lonsdale, Kyle, Wexforth d. 8 Jul 1973, Winchester, Hampshire (Age 72 years) Marriage 28 Apr 1930 Westminster, London Family ID F957 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 1 Jane Duncombe Howell Children + 1. Nicholas Roland Antony Gibbs 2. Camilla Jane Evadne Gibbs + 3. Simon Evan Alexander Gibbs Last Modified 6 Feb 2019 Family ID F966 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 2 Elena Sally Wester, b. 5 Nov 1940, Hurlingham, Buenos Aires, Argentina d. 22 Aug 2012 (Age 71 years) Marriage 11 Jun 1976 Children 1. Evan Rupert Michael Gibbs Last Modified 6 Feb 2019 Family ID F967 Group Sheet | Family Chart
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