Robert Wesley Dunnam
|Birthplace:||Texas, United States|
|Death:||Died in Pearl Harbor, Honolulu, HI, USA|
|Cause of death:||Aboard the USS Arizona|
|Place of Burial:||USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States|
|Managed by:||Nathan Luke Cowdrey|
Historical records matching Pvt Robert Wesley Dunnam, USMC
About Pvt Robert Wesley Dunnam, USMC
Robert Dunnam was born on November 23, 1921, and raised in Houston, Texas.
Dunnam enlisted in the Marine Corps in the early spring of 1941. He attended boot camp and Sea School in San Diego, and was assigned to the Marine detachment aboard the USS Arizona.
Private Dunnam served aboard the Arizona from January to December 1941. In addition to his regular duties, he was a member of the ship’s champion whaleboat rowing team.