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Richard John BUCHANAN

Regimental number733
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
Address117 Barkly Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Buchanan, 117 Barkly Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Enlistment date13 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1919
Date of death25 December 1959
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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