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Clifford Henry BUCHANAN

Regimental number412
Place of birthBeaufort, Victoria
AddressTurriff, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Thomas M Buchanan, Turriff PO, Turriff, Victoria
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 6, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Recommendation date: 30 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 95
Date: 27 June 1918

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