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Full Name
Alfred Gerald Silvester
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Alfred Gerald
Surname
Silvester
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
9168
Gender
Male
Date of Birth
1910
Place of Birth
New Zealand
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
Mr Alfred John Silvester (father), Bann Street, Bluff, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Bann Street, Bluff, New Zealand
Military District
Invercargill
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 1st Echelon
Embarkation Unit
20 Canterbury and Otago Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 1
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 164
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Infantry
Place of Death
Bluff, New Zealand
Date of Death
23 November 1970
Age at Death
60
Year of Death
1970
Cemetery Name
Green Point Cemetery, Bluff, New Zealand
Grave Reference
Block 1 Plot 11A
Biographical Notes
Son of Emma Silvester and Alfred John Silvester
Postwar Occupation
Foreman Butcher, Freezing Worker
Further References
Sources Used
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