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Full Name
William Charles George Harvey
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
William Charles George
Surname
Harvey
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
10036
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Dairyman
Next of Kin
Mrs C.T. Harvey (mother), Winchester Street, Levin, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
11th Reinforcements, K Company
Embarkation Date
1 April 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui or Tahiti
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
28
Page on Nominal Roll
19
Last Unit Served
Wellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death
Belgium
Date of Death
9 October 1917
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1917
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave Reference
IV. B. 23.
Biographical Notes
William Harvey was the son of Mrs. Phoebe Harvey, of Levin, New Zealand.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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