William Henry Silvester Unknown date of birth - Died 15 March 1928 PDF Print Share Key details Service number8/1638 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Bluff, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationAlfred Silvester (father), Bluff, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 Feb 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/1638 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMOtago, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMMVessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM3rd Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesOther, WWI AWMMNature of Injury: Wound left elbowPension: 22/6Percent of disability: [Not stated]Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): Bluff AWMM 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 name Grave reference 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 2016 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=7817080Further ReferenceInvercargill City Council Cemetery Record and headstone imagehttp://www.icc.govt.nz/ServicesA-Z/Cemeteries/CemeterySearch.aspx?CER_Surname=SILVESTER&39534Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C55199Further ReferenceHMNZT 18. The Tahiti truth : 23 Platoon "D Company" official organ. (1915). Printed and published by Pte. A.C.T. Mossip and L. Brown for the editor Pte. F.M. Jenkins.http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-82204Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 661 AWMMNew Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.