Lieut. Colonel George Arthur Elton Gibbs1898 - 1998 (99 years)
Name George Arthur Elton Gibbs Title Lieut. Colonel Birth 27 Oct 1898 Paddington, London
- 23 Oxford Terrace
Gender Male Residence 1901 Bibury, Gloucestershire Residence 2 Apr 1911 Ewell, Surrey Age: 12; Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Boarder Death 3 Sep 1998 England Notes
- Baptised 19 November 1898 at St. Michael's, Paddington. Educated at Wellington College 1912-17, Royal Military Academy, Woolwich 1917-18, and Cambridge (Pembroke College) 1923-4.
At Wellington was in Rackets and Shooting VIIs. 2nd Lt. Royal Engineers Jan. 1918. Served BAOR (1918-19 and 1927-29), India (1920-23, and 1938-42). Ceylon (1942-44), Egypt (1945-47). Retired July 1947.
In woodland ownership and forestry till 1978. Chairman Southern Division of Royal Forestry Society (1964-69). On Executive Committee of Squash Rackets Association (1953-68). Conservation interests include Fauna Preservation Society, Member since 1927 and on Council 6 years (between 1958 and 1965); World Wildlife Fund (local Group founder member).
Person ID I2606 Gibbs Family Tree Last Modified 3 Feb 2022
Father George Harold Gibbs, b. 28 Feb 1869, Paddington, London d. 28 Dec 1926, Slough, Buckinghamshire (Age 57 years) Mother Anna Everilda Caroline Webber, of Kellavil, b. 21 Sep 1874, Portarlington, Laois, Ireland d. 11 Aug 1977, Winchester, Hampshire (Age 102 years) Marriage 2 Sep 1897 Ballintubbert, Laois, Ireland Family ID F1136 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Suzanne East March d. Jan 2006 Marriage 22 Sep 1989 Romsey, Hampshire Family ID F1140 Group Sheet | Family Chart Last Modified 9 Jul 2017
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Documents 1911 England Census - George Arthur Elton Gibbs.jpeg 1901 England Census - Beatrice Mary Gibbs.jpeg
Headstones George Arthur Elton Gibbs