Wilfred Allan Silvester Born 25 December 1919 - Died 3 April 1999 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number24294 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rank24 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilfred Allan AWMM SurnameSilvester AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number24294 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth25 December 1919 AWMM Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown C/o M.W. Jensen, Putaruru, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr C. Silvester (father), Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24294 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMRotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; 24 Infantry Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force 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 rank24 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Age at death79 AWMM Date of death3 April 1999 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathHamilton, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Death notesHamilton, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Cemetery nameHamilton Park Cemetery, 395 Morrinsville Road, Newstead, Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM Grave referenceRSA-10-069 AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Wilfred Allan Silvester by laying a poppy. Percy James Silvester Robert John Silvester Wilfred Allan Silvester William Henry Silvester George William Bulpitt Silvestre Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Wilfred Allan Silvester Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksHamilton City Council cemetery searchhttp://www.hamilton.co.nz/our-services/do-it-online/cemetery-search/Pages/default.aspxSources UsedBurdon, R. (1959). 24 Battalion. Wellington, Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-24Ba.htmlFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 433 AWMMFortune, G. & Bebich, M. (2008). Citizenship and remembrance : a history of the 24 NZ Infantry Battalion Association. Auckland, N.Z.: Polygraphia. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.