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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.).

Background

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

Education

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.

Career

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.

Membership

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

Connections

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

father:
George Sabin Gibbs

mother:
Della (Baughn) Gibbs

spouse:
Ruth Annis Hobby

child:
Jessie Louise (Mrs Gibbs