WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM

Zulu Dawn: General Lord Chelmsford: For a savage, as for a child, chastisement is sometimes a kindness. Sir Henry Bartle Frere: Let us hope, General, that this will be the final solution to the Zulu problem
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  GalleryGallery  PublicationsPublications  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Latest topics
» Rorke's Drift Diorama - 1:72 Scale
Yesterday at 8:03 am by 90th

»  Isandlwana cultural centre
Fri Nov 09, 2018 6:06 pm by ymob

» Studies in the Zulu War 1879 Volume V
Thu Nov 08, 2018 2:22 pm by Julian Whybra

» Proof , Proof , Proof
Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:15 am by Julian Whybra

» RA at Aldershot
Sun Nov 04, 2018 10:04 am by 90th

» Colonel James Henry Reynolds, V.C
Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:48 pm by 90th

» Just because I Iike it.
Thu Nov 01, 2018 3:56 pm by SRB1965

» Mystery Man
Thu Nov 01, 2018 2:16 am by John Young

» SAGS to Sissison's Horse
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:16 pm by ADMIN

» Day of the Dead Moon
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:52 pm by Richie Rich

» Final research query, Netley & Kneller Hall
Tue Oct 30, 2018 3:59 pm by ADMIN

» Captain. DENNISON, CHARLES GEORGE
Sun Oct 28, 2018 8:04 pm by John Young

»  Lt. G.H.B. Elliott 4th Foot Image Wanted
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:44 am by John Young

» 'What if' Rorkes Drift question.
Sat Oct 27, 2018 8:47 am by John Young

» Surgeon-Major James Henry Reynolds
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:55 am by John Young

Major-General Sir William Penn Symons
( Isandula Collection)
History Buffs: Zulu
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Top posters
90th
 
littlehand
 
Frank Allewell
 
ADMIN
 
1879graves
 
rusteze
 
Chelmsfordthescapegoat
 
John
 
Mr M. Cooper
 
impi
 
Fair Use Notice
Fair use notice. This website may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not been specifically authorised by the copyright owner. We are making such material and images are available in our efforts to advance the understanding of the “Anglo Zulu War of 1879. For educational & recreational purposes. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material, as provided for in UK copyright law. The information is purely for educational and research purposes only. No profit is made from any part of this website. If you hold the copyright on any material on the site, or material refers to you, and you would like it to be removed, please let us know and we will work with you to reach a resolution.
Top posting users this month
ymob
 
Frank Allewell
 
rusteze
 
90th
 
John Young
 
Julian Whybra
 
SRB1965
 
barry
 
Isandula
 
Brett Hendey
 
Most active topics
Isandlwana, Last Stands
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
Durnford was he capable.1
Durnford was he capable.5
Durnford was he capable. 4
The ammunition question
Durnford was he capable. 3
Durnford was he capable.2
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
The missing five hours.

Share | 
 

 Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.

Go down 
AuthorMessage
littlehand

avatar

Posts : 7058
Join date : 2009-04-24
Age : 50
Location : Down South.

PostSubject: Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.   Fri Feb 12, 2010 9:48 pm

Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I. Major Harvey, who had served as principal Staff Officer throughout the first Sekhukhuni campaign, and was present in every action under fire, served as principal Staff Officer of No. 5 Column o f Field Force in South Africa from the commencement of the Zulu war until the beginning of March, when that Column was merged into No. 2 Column. Was present at the attack of the Zulus at the Taluka Mountain and at Manyanyoba’s caves. Commanded the force which ad vanced into the enemy’s country, and stormed and captured the Eloya Mountain. As principal Staff Officer of the Transvaal carried out defensive measures at Pretoria. Served as Brigade Major of 1st Brigade 1st Div. in the advance from Tugela River to AmitiKulu River, Zululand. Subsequently appointed D.A.Q.M.G. to 1st Div., and served in that capacity until the close o f the war.


Extracts from Mackinnon & Shadbolt's South Africa Campaign of 1879
Back to top Go down
1879graves

avatar

Posts : 2748
Join date : 2009-03-03
Location : Devon

PostSubject: Re: Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.   Fri Feb 12, 2010 9:51 pm

:lol!: littlehand :lol!:

This one is buried just down the road from me :lol!:

Will post a photo of his grave later Idea
Back to top Go down
http://zuluwar1879.tribalpages.com
1879graves

avatar

Posts : 2748
Join date : 2009-03-03
Location : Devon

PostSubject: Re: Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.   Fri Feb 12, 2010 10:11 pm

Hi littlehand

Please See: Pictorial catalogue of AZW graves for grave details

There is another Zulu War Veteran buried in the same churchyard as Harvey Wink
Back to top Go down
http://zuluwar1879.tribalpages.com
littlehand

avatar

Posts : 7058
Join date : 2009-04-24
Age : 50
Location : Down South.

PostSubject: Re: Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.   Fri Feb 12, 2010 10:37 pm

Good to see your still on form. scratch Idea


Last edited by littlehand on Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:59 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
1879graves

avatar

Posts : 2748
Join date : 2009-03-03
Location : Devon

PostSubject: Re: Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.   Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:55 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Western Times, Tuesday 10 January 1922.

agree
Back to top Go down
http://zuluwar1879.tribalpages.com
littlehand

avatar

Posts : 7058
Join date : 2009-04-24
Age : 50
Location : Down South.

PostSubject: Re: Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.   Sun Dec 15, 2013 6:02 pm

"Harvey, Charles Lacon. Ensign, 5th March, 1858 ; lieutenant, 10th July, 1860 ; captain, 23rd October, 1867. Served in India with the regiment. To 71st Highland Light Infantry, 16th September,
1868, p. s. c., 1870. Subsequently served on the staff in the Zulu War of 1879. Has received the Royal Humane Society's Medal for saving life."
Back to top Go down
90th

avatar

Posts : 9855
Join date : 2009-04-07
Age : 62
Location : Melbourne, Australia

PostSubject: Bvt Major C.L.Harvey 71st Regt    Mon Dec 16, 2013 12:32 am

From Mack & Shad .
Major Harvey , who served as principle staff officer throughout the first Sekukuni Campaign , and was present in every action under fire , served as principle staff officer of no 5 column of field force in sth africa from the commencement of the zulu war until the beginning of march , when that column was merged into no2 column . Was present at the attack of the zulus at the Taluka mountain and Manyanyoba's caves. Commanded the force which advanced into the enemy's country , and stormed and captured the Eloya mtn . As principle staff officer of the Transvaal carried out defensive measures at Pretoria . Served as Bgde Major of 1st Bgde 1st div , in the advance from Tugela River to Amitikulu River in zululand . Subsequently appointed D.A.Q.M.G to 1st div , and served in that capacity until the close of the war .
90th
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.   

Back to top Go down
 
Bt. Major. Harvey, C.L. 71st L.I.
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM  :: THE ONE'S THE HISTORY BOOKS FORGOT-
Jump to: