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Soldier profiles

Name : DUNN, BURNIE
Service Number : VX23247
Date of Birth : 18/07/1913
Place of Birth : BURNIE, TAS
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 06/06/1940
Locality on Enlistment : ALBERT PARK, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : DUNN, EILEEN
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : CORPORAL
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : C COMPANY (SYRIA)
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions : BALATE RIDGE (SYRIA)
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 13/12/1945
Date Died : N/A
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : N/A
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : JAVA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : NO
P.O.W. Camps (details) : THAILAND
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : THAILAND
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0024 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6228036 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 598kB)

Background : Repatriated to Australia on M.V. Highland Chieftain.