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John BUCHAN

Regimental number3358
Place of birthSale, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressSale, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence Buchan, 'St Leonards', Sale, Victoria
Enlistment date12 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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