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Harry Foster MIDGLEY

Regimental number3414
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
SchoolState School, Bendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRubber worker
AddressBendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Midgley, Boyne Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour Circular'He followed the sea as an A.B. up to the time of enlisting 14 July 1915 on the Howard Smith Lines.' (details from father)
FateDied of wounds 2 August 1917
Age at death23.5
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialGodewaersvelue British Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Georgina MIDGLEY, Bayne Street, Bendigo, Victoria

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