Richard Horace Maconchie "Dick" Gibbs was an Australiaer who played with Melbourne University.

He was educated at Caulfield Grammar School and at the University of Melbourne.

He enlisted during World War I -- at the time he was a third-year medical student at Melbourne University -- and was killed in his first clash with the enemy. He was posthumously awarded the Military Cross for leading his troops over a Parapet, despite heavy German gunfire.