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Archibald BUCHAN

Regimental number5343
Place of birthDundee, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPlumber
AddressHughenden, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Mrs M Eagleson, Hunter Street, South Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 February 1916
Place of enlistmentCharters Towers, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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