condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

George Edward Binnie

-
Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyright
Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Binnie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    21277 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Post-office, Mangapehi, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. Binnie (mother), care of Post-office, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
    Greece AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    21277 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Killed or died while a Prisoner of War, Cause of Death AWMM
    Accidental death while a Prisoner of War AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
    • Private Binnie was the son of John Binnie and Jessie Binnie (maiden name unknown), of Rangiora, Canterbury. New Zealand.

      Cody (1953) lists Private Binnie as having died while being held as a prisoner of war AWMM
    • Son of Jessie Binnie (maiden name Stewart) brother to Claude Peter Binnie and Angus John Binnie (both WW2 veterans) Public - Claudia and Bianca - Other Relative - 14 March 2015 - Family papers
Read more

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    19 July 1941 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Klagenfurt War Cemetery, Austria AWMM 5. C. 7. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

Remember George Edward Binnie by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of George Edward Binnie

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • Documents
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM
      Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 19 AWMM
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.