Born: 31 January 1897 in Whitchurch, Shropshire.
Family: He was the fourth of five children born to John Gibson, a joiner, and his wife Mary. In 1927 Reginald married Mary E. Owen in Malinslee, Shropshire. The couple had two children, Reginald and Olga.
Residence: On both the 1901 and 1911 Censuses his family were living at 18, Oddfellows Cottages Terrace, Whitchurch, Shropshire. However on the 1919 Absent Voters List an address of 18 Smallbrook Road was given for him. This was the same address as Oddfellows Terrace.
Employment: In 1911 he was a barber`s apprentice.
Died: Quarter 1 1973, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, aged 76.
Regiment: Army Service Corps (Indian Cavalry Supply Column)
Service Number: M1/5783
Date of Enlistment: Prior to 21 September 1914
Date of Discharge: Not known
Reason for Discharge: Not known