Norman George DUNBAR MM

Birthplace
Toowoomba
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Carpenter
Enlisted
11-October-1915
Place
Brisbane
Age
21
Status
Single
Service No
5072
Rank
Private
Unit
9th Battalion, 16th Reinforcements
Embarked
31-March-1916
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Egypt, Western Front
Highest rank
Sergeant
Honours and Awards
Military Medal
Fate
Returned to Australia
June 1918
Notes

Brother of 3723 Private Allen Sinclair Dunbar.

 

Norman Dunbar transferred to the 49th Battalion in England and arrived in France in August 1916. He was awarded the Military Medal in May 1918 for his brave deeds at Villers-Bretonneux and was promoted to Sergeant in July. He returned to Australia in June 1919 and was discharged in January 1920.

 

Military Medal citation: "His Majesty the King has been graciously pleased to award the Military Medal for bravery in the Field." (Awarded 6 May 1918) 

 

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