|Full name||William George Harvey|
|Date of birth||25 October 1892|
|Place of birth||Canterbury, Victoria|
|Date of death||14 September 1917(aged 24)|
|Place of death||Ypres, Belgium|
|Height||175 cm (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||70 kg (154 lb)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1912.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
William George Harvey (25 October 1892 — 14 September 1917) was an Australian rules footballer who played with Essendon in the Victorian Football League (VFL), and was killed in action in Belgium in World War I.
Recruited from the Engineers, he played nine senior games for Essendon, and kicked two goals. His first match was against Geelong at the East Melbourne Cricket Ground, on 25 May 1912 (round 5), in which he played well. His last match was against St Kilda, at the Junction Oval, on 24 August 1912.
He enlisted in the First AIF, giving his occupation as carpenter, on 24 August 1914.
Captain William George Harvey, M.C., 1st Australian Pioneers, was killed in action on 14 September 1917.
- Billy Harvey's playing statistics from AFL Tables
- World War I Service Record: William George Harvey
- Roll of Honour - William George Harvey
- Honours and Awards: Notification of Award: Captain William George Harvey, M.C.
- Honours and Awards: Military Cross Citation: Captain William George Harvey.
- Died on Service: Harvey, The Argus, (Monday, 24 September 1917), p.1.
- Died on Service: Harvey, The Argus, (Thursday, 27 September 1917), p.1.
- Died on Service: Harvey, The Argus, (Saturday, 29 September 1917), p.1.
- Australian Casualties: Lis No.341: Victoria: Killed in Action (Harvey, Captain W. G., Canterbury, 14/9/17), The Argus, (Saturday, 13 October 1917), p.19.