William Henry Silvester Unknown date of birth - 15 March 1928 Key details Contribute › Service number8/1638 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at discharge WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 661 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Henry AWMM SurnameSilvester AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8/1638 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMBluffNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationAlfred Silvester (father)BluffNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 February 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/1638 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM14 February 1915 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMMHMNZT 17 HMNZT 18 HMNZT 19 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 14 February 1915 - 26 March 1915Arrived - 26 March 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM14 February 1915 AWMM3rd Reinforcements AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMMMaunganui or Tahiti or Aparima 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 rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Age at death51 AWMM Date of death15 March 1928 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 William Henry Silvester by laying a poppy. Robert John Silvester Wilfred Allan Silvester William Henry Silvester George William Bulpitt Silvestre Albert James Sim Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Henry Silvester Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksInvercargill 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 UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7817080Archives NZInvercargill City Council Cemetery Record and headstone imagehttp://www.icc.govt.nz/ServicesA-Z/Cemeteries/CemeterySearch.aspx?CER_Surname=SILVESTER&39534Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 661 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.