Alfred Gerald Silvester 1910 - 23 November 1970 Key details Contribute › Service number9168 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMMNew Zealand Infantry AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report 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 ForenamesAlfred Gerald AWMM SurnameSilvester AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9168 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth1910 AWMM Place of birthNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesNew Zealand AWMM Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupationForeman Butcher, Freezing Worker AWMM Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMBann StreetBluffNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr Alfred John Silvester (father)Bann StreetBluffNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number9168 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMInvercargillSouthlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMMNew Zealand Infantry AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Emma Silvester and Alfred John Silvester AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death60 AWMM Date of death23 November 1970 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathBluffSouthlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Death notesBluffNew Zealand AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameGreen Point CemeteryBluffNew Zealand AWMM Grave referenceBlock 1 Plot 11A AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Alfred Gerald Silvester by laying a poppy. Earle Reginald Silverwood Edward Thomas Silverwood Alfred Gerald Silvester Arnold Hugh Silvester Charles George Silvester Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Alfred Gerald Silvester Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedInvercargill City Council Cemetery Recordshttp://www.icc.govt.nz/ServicesA-Z/Cemeteries/CemeterySearch.aspxSources UsedInvercargill City Council Cemetery Recordshttp://www.icc.govt.nz/ServicesA-Z/Cemeteries/CemeterySearch.aspxSources UsedBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedInvercargill City Council Cemetery Record and headstone imagehttp://www.icc.govt.nz/ServicesA-Z/Cemeteries/CemeterySearch.aspx?CER_Surname=SILVESTER&39521Further Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 164 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.