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Full Name: George Watson Joiner
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): George Watson
Surname: Joiner
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: 13784
Gender: Male
Campaigns: Western Desert
Last Unit Served: 20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: Western Desert
Date of Death: 28 June 1942
Age at Death: 23
Year of Death: 1942
Cemetery Name: El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Grave Reference: VIII. G. 15.
Memorial Name: Ashburton War Memorial, Ashburton, New Zealand
Biographical Notes:
  • George Joiner was the son of John Joiner, and of Mabel Joiner (nee Moir), of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.
  • Remembered on the Ashburton War Memorial.
Description of Image:
  • George Watson Joiner, Weekly News
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003.
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Panel 2 (WW2), names, bronze panel. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Commemoration panel WW1 and WW2, bronze plaque. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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