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David James BUCHANAN

Regimental number1507
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCabman
Address204 Forrest Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinSister, Lena Buchanan,204 Forest Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date1 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 November 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death13 April 1924

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