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Full Name
Henry George Silvester
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Henry George
Surname
Silvester
War
South African War, 1899-1902
Serial No.
7498
Gender
Male
Religion
Church of England
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
David Silvester (brother), Permanent Artillery, Wellington, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Hastings Street, Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Enlistment Date
26 February 1902
Age on Enlistment
23
Body on Embarkation
9th Contingent
Last Unit Served
9th Contingent, New Zealand Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
New Zealand
Date of Death
1942
Age at Death
68
Year of Death
1942
Additional Information
TRA SA 1902
Archives NZ source
Further References
New Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) War.URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/the-south-african-boer-war/introduction
Sources Used
http://www.aucklandmuseum.com | Auckland Museum