CEF Soldier Detail

Trooper Stanley Wilborne Gibson
Died: August 3, 1917

Regimental Number:
112058
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Cavalry
Battalion:
Canadian Light Horse
Company:
"B" Squadron
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
C. M. Gibson, 145 Dundas St., Woodstock, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
April 5, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Oat meal miller
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Woodstock, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
January 16, 1915
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Baptist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 3, 1917
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
St. Pol Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Plot:
G. 19.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 3506 - 22
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Trooper Canadian Cavalry Canadian Light Horse "B" Squadron
Trooper Canadian Cavalry Canadian Corps Cavalry Regiment "B" Squadron
Private Canadian Infantry Canadian Infantry
Trooper Canadian Cavalry 1st Hussars 2nd Canadian Divisional Cavalry Squadron
Trooper Canadian Infantry 7th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles "A" Squadron

Son of Mr. C. M. Gibson, of 24, Oxford St., Woodstock, Ontario.  The CWGC has his regimental number as 112038 in error.

Original regimental number was 7308

Prior military  -  3 years  cadet corps