From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||30 Oct 1919|
|Place of Birth||North Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||22 years, 6 months|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||"Benmore" Albany road, Armadale, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Father , Mr. Clarence Williams|
|Date of Enlistment||10 May 1942|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
War Medal 1939-45 |
Australian Service Medal 1939-45
On 10 May 1942 Joyce enlisted in the Australian Women's Army Service at the AWAS Barracks in Claremont where she was classified as a Canteen Attendant Trade Group IV, and on 30 May 1942 she was detached to Canteen Services, with the transfer formalised on 30 May 1942.
Joyce was posted to a number of Clubs run by the Australian Defence Canteen Service: 10 ADCS Club in Melbourne; 15 ACDS Club at 39 Mile in the Northern Territory; 18 ADCS Club at Atherton in Queensland; and 28th AACS Officers Club at Ravenshoe in Queensland. On 18 Jul 1944 Joyce was posted back to 31st AWAS Barrack for discharge by the Western Command Recruit Reception & General Details Depot which occurred on 22 Jul 1944. On 1 Apr 1944 her NOK was changed to her husband NX8953 Sergeant Albert Sinclair of the 1st Australian General Hospital.
Discharge Certificate was mailed to 39 Marloo street, Wembley.