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Wiki Silva

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wiki AWMM
  • Surname
    Silva AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Sylva AWMM
  • Service number
    65363 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Kaitaia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs K. Silva (wife), Kaitaia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    65363 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of I. Sylva and Hana Panere Sylva, of Te Hapua, husband of Kate Sylva, of Pukekohe

    Listed by Commonwealth War Graves Commission as SYLVA (April 2009) and as Silva in Nominal Roll and Cody (1956) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 March 1943 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    TunisiaNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Sfax War Cemetery, Tunisia AWMM X.F.8. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

Remember Wiki Silva by laying a poppy.

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  • Rest in Peace Great Uncle, love your great niece Zohra.
    Public - Zohra - Other Relative - 29 July 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 321 AWMM
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM

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29 July 2015ZohraAucklandOther Relative