Memorial Service for Joan Ellis

NZAA Member and life member of Kapiti US Marines Trust

  Joan Ellis (Te Ati Awa) was the author of 'A String of Pearl's' (memoir of US Marines in New Zealand WWII)

and greatly loved mother, grandmother and friend to all who knew her.


Those who loved, knew and respected Joan are invited to her memorial service at

Noon on Friday, February 5, 2021 at Old St Pauls, Mulgrave Street, Wellington.


Invitation to Joan's Memorial Service

Joan Recieves a Lifetime Membership of the US Marine Trust

Author of 2 books: Follow Me Back in Time    & 

A String of Pearls

These 5 photos courtesy US State Dept.

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