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David Andrew BUCHANAN

Regimental number6963
Place of birthWilliamstown, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPaymaster
AddressVictory Street, Sandringham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs R Buchanan, 12 Darling Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date11 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 April 1972

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