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Donald D BUCHANAN

Date of birth23 January 1875
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressLochiel, Stanton Road, Haberfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinBrother, C A Buchanan, Lochiel, Stanton Road, Haberfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain (Adjutant)
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters and Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Promotions

Major


Unit: 13th Light Horse
Promotion date: 1 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Date of death29 May 1947
Age at death73
Place of burialGilgandra Cemetery, New South Wales

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