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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
21st August 2019
Reference:   82466
Placename:   Middleton Grange
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 7th January 2005
LGA:   Liverpool
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 54 59
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 50 28
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 54 53
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 50 32
Topographic Map:   Liverpool
1:100000 Map:   Penrith 9030
Parish:   Cabramatta
County:   Cumberland
Description:   An address locality in the Liverpool Local Government Area. Boundaries as shown on map GNB3573.
Origin:   The name in honour of Pilot Officer Rawdon H Middleton - WW2 - RAF born Waverley NSW. He served in the 149 Squadron in 1942 and died in combat on 28.11.1942. He earned the Victoria Cross for his efforts.
History:   Pilot Rawdon H Middleton - WW2 -RAF saved his crew by having them parachute from the plane onto English ground then ditched his plane into the ocean to avoid his crew being captured by the enemy.
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