Michael John MIDDLETON
( possibly late of Kings Langley )
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # ?
Joined NSW Police Force via the NSW Police Cadet system on 13 May 1963
Cadet # 1847
Rank: Detective Senior Constable
Stations: ?, Surveillance Unit, Fairfield ( 34 Division )
Service: From 13 May 1963 to ? April 1983 = 19+ years Service
Awards: ? National Medal – granted 18 November 1982
Died on: ? either 4, 5 or 7 April 1983
Cause: Heart attack
Event location: Inside the Detectives office, Fairfield Police Stn
Funeral date: ?
Funeral location: ?
Buried at: ?
Mick was seated at his desk on the lower floor of the Fairfield Police Station ( when it was two buildings ). The Detectives office being in the 3 floored building on the left – looking down the ( then ) driveway which went between both buildings.
Whilst seated at his desk, he complained of a tooth ache when he came to work in the morning as was sitting at his desk and said he did not feel good and collapsed to the floor. His workmates were later told that he was gone before he hit the ground. He was survived by a wife and two young daughters.