British Generals of the Napoleonic Wars 1793-1815
Harvey, William Moundy
Harvey, William Moundy (17**- 10 June 1813)
Also as William Maundy Harvey.
2nd Lieutenant Marine Forces* 1794, 1st Lieutenant Marine Forces*
1795, Captain 1st West India Regiment 1797, Brevet Major 1803, Major
1st West India Regiment 1805, Major 79th Foot 1806, Brevet
Lieutenant-Colonel 1803, Lieutenant Colonel 79th Foot 1811, Brevet
* became Royal Marines 1802.
Served in Portuguese Service 1809-1813. Promoted Colonel 6th Infantry
Regiment 1809, Brigadier 1811.
Early Service: Deputy Adjutant-General West Indies 1803.
Peninsular War: Commanded brigades of the Portuguese Army 1809-1813.
Wounded Dos Portas October 1810 and at assault on Badajoz April 1812.
Died of illness on passage home 1813.
Placed on the Napoleon Series: April 2009
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