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Henry George Silvester

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  • Service number
    7498 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 9th Contingent AWMM
  • War
    South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry George AWMM
  • Surname
    Silvester AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    7498 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Pre WW1 Labourer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 26 Feb 1902 Hastings Street, Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    David Silvester (brother), Permanent Artillery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    7498 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    Pre WW1 26 February 1902 AWMM
  • Age on enlistment
    Pre WW1 23 AWMM

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    Private AWMM
    New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 9th Contingent AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 9th Contingent AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • TRA SA 1902 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    68 AWMM
  • Date of death
    1942 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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