George Allan Lance Barney Unknown date of birth - 24 October 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number62575 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCorporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Greytown Memorial Baths (photo G.A. Fortune, 2012) - Image h … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesGeorge Allan Lance AWMM SurnameBarney AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number62575 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMC/o S. EdwardBridge PahHastingsNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr P. Barney (father)Main StreetGreytownNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number62575 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMHastingsHawkes BayNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMCorporal AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › George Barney was the son of Phil and Kathlee Barney, of Martinborough AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death24 October 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave reference1. H. 4. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameGreytown War Memorial Baths and Avenue of RemembranceKuratawhiti StreetGreytownNew Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember George Allan Lance Barney by laying a poppy. William John Barnett Wyndham Barnett George Allan Lance Barney Phillip Barney Albert Salmon Barnfather Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of George Allan Lance Barney Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Further ReferenceCody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 4: WW2 22 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.