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Gibson, Sir John Watsonlocked

  • Howard Gibson
  •  and Leo D'Erlanger
  • , revised by Robert Sharp


Gibson, Sir John Watson (1885–1947), contracting engineer, was born on 9 August 1885 at 27 Pembroke Street, Middlesbrough, the second son of Robert Elwin Gibson, clerk and accountant, of Linthorpe, Middlesbrough, and his wife, Ruth Eleanor, née Hugill. Educated at Middlesbrough high school...

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