Norman James Dunlop

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Dunlop, Private Norman James No 841

2nd Battalion H Company.

Public School, Croydon Park.

School teacher.

Born 1887 at Queanbeyan, son of James & Elizabeth Dunlop, Claremont Street Campsie.

Enlisted at Sydney 26/8/1914, aged 26.

Single.

Presbyterian.

Next of kin, father, James Dunlop, Public School, Croydon Park.

Portrait SMH 14/7/1915.

Embarked 18/10/1914 per HMAT A23 Suffolk.

Casualty list 30/5/1916 Killed in action

2/5/1915 Casualty list SMH 21/6/1915 Missing Killed in action 2/5/1915

Memorial: Lone Pine Memorial, Panel 17.


AWM IDRL 428 Letters to the British Red Cross re Australian Servicemen:

Private J. Brazel no.829 2nd Battalion AIF. Luna Park Hospital, Heliopolis, Cairo: I was in the same company as Dunlop and knew him well I was taught by him at school in Australia. I saw him the day before the landing on the transport. I noticed that he was not present at Roll Call a few days after the landing. Some mates of mine saw him ashore but he disappeared and was never found.

Tele/Mirror list 11/11/1993 Killed in Action 21/5/1915

Anzac Memorial

Australian War Memorial record available at: https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R2042114/ [accessed 27/01/2017].

Special acknowledgement

The foundation of the information on this page was copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.

Note

An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 names in the book with a link to the biography copied from the book about each individual. The alphabetical list is titled Canterbury's Boys list. The biographical files are editable, created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to contribute any further information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they may have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.

Reference

Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002