|Place of birth||Eaglehawk, Victoria|
|Occupation||Turner and fitter|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, Richard Henry Harvey, Caldwells Road, Eaglehawk, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme); previously rejected for AIF enlistment on account of height.|
|Place of enlistment||Eaglehawk, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Sapper|
|Unit name||1st and 2nd Field Troops|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||14/36/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sapper|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Field Squadron Engineers|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, England
EmbarkedSydney, 9 May 1917; disembarked Suez, 20 June 1917, and marched in to Isolation Camp.
Marched in to Engineers Training Unit, Moascar, 25 July 1917.
Transferred to 2nd Field Squadron Engineers, 6 September 1917; taken on strength, Abbassia, 7 September 1917.
Admitted to 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 17 March 1918 (injured right knee while playing football: severe synovitis; injured while engaged in authorised sport; no one to blame); transferred to 74th Casualty Clearing Station, 18 March 1918; discharged to duty, 24 March 1918.
Admitted to 21st General Hospital, Alexandria, 16 November 1918 (debility); transferred to Convalescent Hospital, Montazah, 19 November 1918; discharged to duty, 27 November 1918.
Marched in to Rest Camp, Port Said, 30 November 1918; rejoined 2nd Field Squadron Engineers, in the field, 17 December 1918.
Admitted to 4th Light Horse Field Ambulance, 30 December 1918 (accidental injury, right knee: synovitis); discharged and rejoined unit, 12 January 1919.
Embarked Port Said for United Kingdom, 1 May 1919; taken on strength, Furlough Department, England, 14 May 1919, and granted leave, to report to Reserve Brigade Australian Artillery, Heytesbury, 16 June 1919.
Granted leave until 2 July 1919, pending Non-Military Employment (no further details recorded); NME cancelled, 4 July 1919.Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Argyllshire', 1 August 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 22 September 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 26 January 1920.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||71|
|Place of burial||Eaglehawk Cemetery, Victoria|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HARVEY Richard Glenalbyn|