9th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
01/07/1916 (Killed in Action)
Frederick James Gibson was the son of William and Martha Gibson. Frederick was born on 24th June 1895 in the Enniskillen. The 1901 census records five year old Fred Gibson living with family.at Srahenny Ballycassidy, Fermanagh. Fredís father William was a coachman. By 1911 the family had moved again to Caledon, Tyrone. Fred was now a 15 year old shop assistant. Private Frederick James Gibson was serving with the 9th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action at the Somme on 1st July 1916.