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Alfred Gerald Silvester

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  • Service number
    9168 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    New Zealand Infantry AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred Gerald AWMM
  • Surname
    Silvester AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    9168 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    1910 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW2 Labourer/Civilian AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Foreman Butcher, Freezing Worker/Civilian AWMM
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Bann Street, Bluff, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr Alfred John Silvester (father), Bann Street, Bluff, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    9168 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
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Invercargill, Southland, South Island, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM
    20 Infantry Battalion AWMM
    2NZEF: 1st Echelon AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
    2 January 1942 List of 2NZEF POW (MS 2009/8)
  • 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 Infantry AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Emma Silvester and Alfred John Silvester AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    60 AWMM
  • Date of death
    23 November 1970 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Bluff, Southland, South Island, New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    Bluff, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Green Point Cemetery, Bluff, New Zealand AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Block 1 Plot 11A AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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