condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

Joseph Trevor Dunn

-
Portrait - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph Trevor AWMM
  • Surname
    Dunn AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Joe AWMM
  • Service number
    80968 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    31 May 1908 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 120 Newton Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Iris Evelyn Dunn (wife), 29 Hinemoa Avenue, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    80968 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    Storeman/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 9.25 inches AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Wounded in Italy, shot in ankle. Carried shrapnel in his body rest of his life. AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Son of Robert Daniel Dunn and Catherine Mary Dunn

    Husband of Iris Evelyn (nee Hankins) married 1941

    Service in New Zealand: 1 year, 287 days.

    Overseas service: 2 years, 221 days

    Total service 4 years 143 days

    Granted a rehabilitation State Rental House in 1950 at 38 Anderson Avenue, Tamaki.

    Trained as a painter and decorator after the war.

    Member of the Auckland RSA, membership cards held by the Museum

    Probate listed as 1977 AWMM
Read more

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    27 February 1977 AWMM
    Age 69 AWMM
    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

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Joseph Trevor Dunn by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Joseph Trevor Dunn

Leave a note

Contribute ›
  • Thinking about you today.
    Public - Denise Susan - Child - 11 November 2015
    Report 

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 11: WW2 37 AWMM
    • Joseph Trevor Dunn Photographs. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira PH-1998-5. AWMM
    • Hankins family. Papers, 1903 - 1981. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-98-103. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
11 November 2015Denise SusanAuckland New ZealandChild

The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

Creative Commons LicenseOnline Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.