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GIBBS, William Downes

Born: 1906
Died: 1949 04 10


William Gibbs was another son of the architect AH GIBBS, father and son both being resident in Johannesburg when he registered with the Institute of South African Architects in 1927. Nothing is currently known about his training. He appears to have been wounded during the Second World War since he was a military pensioner and died in the military hospital at Voortrekkerhoogte (Roberts Heights) in Pretoria.

ISAA 1927. (ISAA mem list; TAD 1936/49)

All truncated references not fully cited in 'References' are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.

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Ranelagh Mansions: 1935. Johannesburg, Gauteng - Architect

Books citing GIBBS

ISAA. 1927. Register of Members the Institute of South African Architects. Johannesburg: ISAA (Unpublished Record). pp G7