Roll of Honour Lieutenant Richard Horace Maconochie Gibbs

Rank Lieutenant
Unit 59th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 19 July 1916
Place of Death France
Cause of Fate Killed in action
Place of Association Colac, Victoria, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details VC Corner Australian Cemetery and Memorial, Fromelles, Lille, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army
Award Military Cross

Roll of Honour name projection

Lieutenant Richard Horace Maconochie Gibbs's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Sat 8 July, 2017 10:09 pm
  • Tue 22 August, 2017 5:36 am
  • Thu 12 October, 2017 11:53 pm
  • Thu 14 December, 2017 4:37 am
  • Sat 17 February, 2018 1:48 am
  • Wed 11 April, 2018 11:26 pm
  • Sun 27 May, 2018 4:42 am

These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.

Location on the Roll of Honour

Lieutenant Richard Horace Maconochie Gibbs name is located at 167 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


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