|Place of birth||Moama, New South Wales|
|School||Public School, Tataila, New South Wales|
|Address||Moama, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Father, George Milgate, Moama, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||7th Battalion, H Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/24/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Distinguished Conduct Medal
'Conspicuous bravery and excellent work at Pozieres.'
'Gallantry and ability to lead at Pozieres.'
'Conspicuous bravery at Pozieres.'
Mention in Despatches
Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||He arrived with the 7th Bn at the landing at Gallipoli, was wounded, and weas later mentioned in despatches by Sir Douglas Haig. Twice slightly wounded in France. (details from father)|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Vauvillers, France|
|Age at death||29|
|Age at death from cemetery records||29|
|Place of burial||Heath Cemetery (Plot III, Row J, Grave No. II), Harbonnieres, France|
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: George and Rosetta MILGATE, Moama, New South Wales|
Legion D'Honeur : Medaille Militaire (France)
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
|Family/military connections||Brother: 2199 Pte Ernest Albert MILGATE, 60th Bn, killed in action, 12 May 1917.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western FrontMedals: 1914-15 Star, Medaille Militaire (France), British War Medal, Victory Medal