Service Number: 3880
Enlisted: 24 July 1915, Enlisted at Melbourne
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Hawick, Scotland, United Kingdom, 1895
Home Town: Northcote, Darebin, Victoria
Schooling: St. Cuthberts Episcopal School, Hawick, Scotland
Occupation: Farmer Labourer
Died: Killed in Service, Zonnebeke, Belgium, 5 October 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave Panel 7 - 17 - 23 - 25 - 27 - 29 - 31.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Drummond War Memorial, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)
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World War 1 Service

24 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3880, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Melbourne
8 Feb 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3880, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
8 Feb 1916: Embarked Private, SN 3880, 22nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Warilda, Melbourne
27 Jul 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 3880, Gassed
26 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 3880, Wounded for second time. Shell wounds to the wrist and head

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Arrived in Australia at the age of 20 years

Son of Robert and Isabella Middlemas of 2 Trevalyan Terrace, Hawick, Roxburgh, Scotland

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

He was 24.

He is remembered on the Hawick Municipal Roll of Honour at  Wilton Lodge Public Park, Hawick, Scotland.

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