Private Henry Gibson

Private Henry Gibson, 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. He was killed in France on 27th March 1916, aged 18. He was the son of Ralph and Margaret Gibson of Haugh Head, Wooler and is buried in Railway Dug Outs, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium. He was killed with eight of his comrades in a German attack on his trench. The attack was repulsed. He had become a Territorial at age 16 and when War broke out he was called up for action and arrived in France in April 1915. His Headstone is inscribed ” Till we Meet Again”.

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