Roll of Honour Richard Horace Maconochie Gibbs

Rank Lieutenant
Unit 59th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Imperial Force
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 Death 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

Location on the Roll of Honour

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

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Personal Service Records

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War Graves

The Office of Australian War Graves has the location and other information about war graves and memorials. Search the records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for details about First and Second World War graves.

Roll of Honour name projection

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


  • Mon 14 January 2019 at 9:33pm
  • Sun 05 May 2019 at 9:00pm
  • Sat 22 June 2019 at 11:57pm
  • Mon 14 October 2019 at 8:42pm


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.