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James BUCHAN

Regimental number14937
Place of birthPeterhead, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPlatelayer
Address'Yangeden', Piper Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinCousin, Mrs Jane Roberts, 'Yangeden,' Piper Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameAugust 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Troop Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 6 June 1918
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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