George Allan Lance Barney Unknown date of birth - Died 24 October 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number62575 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankCorporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown C/o S. Edward, Bridge Pah, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr P. Barney (father), Main Street, Greytown, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number62575 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMHastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Corporal AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force 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 Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave reference1. H. 4. AWMM Memorial nameGreytown War Memorial Baths and Avenue of Remembrance, Kuratawhiti Street, Greytown, New 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 2016 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.