Henry George Silvester Unknown date of birth - 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number7498 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMMNew Zealand Mounted Rifles, 9th Contingent AWMM WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHenry George AWMM SurnameSilvester AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number7498 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of EnglandChristian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentPre WW1 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentPre 26 February 1902 AWMMHastings StreetNapierHawkes BayNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationDavid Silvester (brother)Permanent ArtilleryWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number7498 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentPre WW1 AWMM26 February 1902 AWMM Age on enlistmentPre WW1 AWMM23 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation bodyNew Zealand Mounted Rifles, 9th Contingent AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMMNew Zealand Mounted Rifles, 9th Contingent AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › TRA SA 1902 AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death68 AWMM Date of death1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathNew Zealand AWMM Death notesNew Zealand AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Henry George Silvester by laying a poppy. Harold Caseby Silvester Henry Silvester Henry George Silvester James William Silvester John Silvester Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Henry George Silvester Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20523330Archives NZNew Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) Warhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/the-south-african-boer-war/introductionFurther Reference Documents Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.