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Victor George BUCHANAN

Regimental number4455
Place of birthBalaclava, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressGreenbushes, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Buchanan, Greenbushes, Western Australia
Enlistment date1 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 12 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularAt the time of his death he held the rank of Sergeant.
FateKilled in Action 24 July 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death31
Place of burialBoore British Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 21), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
61
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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