John Joseph Dunne

jack dunne

IRA Intelligence Book photo

1899 May 5. Born at 4 Sorento Rd, Dalkey

1901 census at 4 Sorento Park, Dublin

1911 census at 40 St. Alphonsus Road, Drumcondra, Dublin

Educated at Connell's Civil Service College

1917 May 10. Enlisted and allocated to reserves

1917 Aug 29. Mobilised

1918 Jan 30 Commissioned. His father is James Dunne MBE, ex-Supt in Dublin Metropolitan Police. He had not been outside UK while an Other Rank

1919 Aug 30. Applies for a permanent commission

1920 Apr 1. Relinquishes his commission. 5th R. Irish. Rifles. — Lt. J. J. Dunne, and retains the rank of Lt. His address is given as Kiltegan House, Kiltegan, Wicklow

1921 Feb 10 Joined ADRIC with service no 1661

1921 Feb 18 Posted to K Coy in Cork

1921 Mar 13 . Posted to "O" Coy in Dublin. This was on the disbanding of K Coy

1921 Aug 29. War Office: Senior Writers - John Joseph Dunne

1921 Jul 14. Fined 5/-

1922 Jan 16 Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1926 Mar 21. Emigrates and arrives in Canada from USA. He is a "soldier" intending to go into "farming"

1926 Jul 16 Applies for medals from Canada





I think there was a Jack Dunne, an ex soldier, who lived at Inchicore found shot At Robinhood Lane. There was information that he was Intelligence and maybe secret service. I cannot locate details of date