Jack Martin Gibson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: September 1914
  • Place of enlistment: Dunkeld
  • Service no: 315865
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 13th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Greece
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 25.04.1918
  • Burial Country: Greece
  • Cemetery: Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: 251

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 15 Baxter Park Tce, Dundee
  • Occupation: Clerk
  • Mother:

    Betsy Gibson, 15 Baxter Park Tce, Dundee

  • Father:

    David Gibson,

  • Siblings:

    Alexander Ogg Gibson & Miss Mary O. Gibson, 15 Baxter Park Tce, Dundee

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Jack Martin Gibson

Jack was the brother of Rifleman Alexander Ogg Gibson S/12073, 12th Battalion, Rifle Brigade, who was killed in action 27.03.1918.

Jack Martin Gibson    315865   Black Watch

Private Jack Gibson, Black Watch, has died in Salonika.  He was a brother of the Misses Mary O. Gibson, 15 Baxter Park Terrace.  He enlisted in September, 1914, in the Scottish Horse, and was severely wounded in 1915.  He was later transferred to the Black Watch.

Dundee Evening Telegraph 30th April 1918

Information supplied by Gary Thomson, additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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