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Joseph Quinn

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Quinn AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Joseph Thomson AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2791 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    He suggested Auckland when enlisting under the false name of THOMSON Public - Brian - Researcher - 9 July 2016 - AWM Roll of Honour : https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1654787/
  • Birth notes
    Parents: Clarke and Mary QUINN Public - Brian - Researcher - 9 July 2016 - AWM Roll of Honour : https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1654787/
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW1 Pre 14 June 1916 AWMM Australia AWMM
    • Brisbane, Queensland Public - Brian - Researcher - 9 July 2016 - AWM Roll of Honour : https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1654787/
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Jack Quinn (brother), Wheelwright, Drury, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Jack Thomson (false) Public - Brian - Researcher - 9 July 2016 - AWM Roll of Honour : https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1654787/
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2791 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 14 June 1916 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    Coach painter/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Clarke and Mary Quinn.

    Served as Joseph Thomson - Changed his name from Quinn for unknown reasons. Two brothers also served James Quinn (78076) with the New Zealand Expeditionary Force and Hugh Quinn with the South Lancashire Regiment (1372). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
09 July 2016BrianMelbourne, AustraliaResearcher

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