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Frederick Cyril HARVEY

Regimental number1348
Place of birthKooringa, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Addressc/o R M Harvey, Bank of Australasia, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 6.5"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, R M Harvey, Bank of Australasia, Bendigo, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 December 1914
Place of enlistmentOaklands, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 August 1916
Discharge date2 January 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 2 March 1915.

Admitted to No 1 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 21 August 1915 (influenza); transferred to Mudros, and thence to England; admitted to London Hospital, Whitechapel, 9 September 1915.

Commenced return to Australia on board NZHS 'Marama', 31 August 1916 (debility and rheumatism); disembarked Adelaide, 17 October 1916; discharged Adelaide (medically unfit), 2 January 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 October 1965
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery
SourcesNAA: B2455, HARVEY Frederick Cyril

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