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army officer , industrialist.

George Sabin Gibbs, army officer, industrialist. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal; Officer Legion of Honor (France); Companion of the Order of St. Michael and St. George (Great Britain); Commandeur, Ordre de la Couronne (Belgium); Commendatore dell’Ordine della Corona d’Italia (Italy), Member National Institute Social Sciences, Sigma Nu, Sigma Xi. Mason (K.T.).


Gibbs, George Sabin was born on December 14, 1875 in in Harlan, Iowa, United States. Son of George Sabin and Della (Baughn) Gibbs.


Bachelor of Science, State University of Iowa., 1897, Master of Science, 1901. Graduated from Army Signal School, 1912. Also graduate of Army War College, 1920.


United States Navy), George Wareham (lieutenant colonel United States Army), David Parker (lieutenant colonel United States Army). Private and quartermaster sergeant Company C, 51st Iowa Infantry, and 1st class sergeant Signal Corps United States.V., May 30, 1898-January 30, 1899. Second in command Lieutenant signal officer vols., January 13, 1899.

Promoted through grades to colonel, May 9, 1921. Colonel and brigadier general (temporary), World War.


Mason (K.T.).; Clubs: Army and Navy, Army, Navy Country (Washington, District of Columbia).


Married Ruth Annis Hobby, October 9, 1899. Children: Jessie Louise (Mistress.

George Sabin Gibbs

Della (Baughn) Gibbs

Ruth Annis Hobby

Jessie Louise (Mrs Gibbs