William Ferguson BUCHAN


BUCHAN, William Ferguson

Service Number: 4445
Enlisted: 14 July 1915, Bendigo, Vic.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 57th Infantry Battalion
Born: Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 1893
Home Town: Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria
Schooling: Violet Street State School, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Plumber
Died: Killed in action, Fromelles, France, 21 July 1916
Cemetery: Rue-du-Bois Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix
Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 1, Rue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix, Bethune, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Bendigo Forest Street Congregational Church Honour Roll, Bendigo St. John's Presbyterian Church Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

14 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4445, 7th Infantry Battalion, Bendigo, Vic.
28 Jan 1916: Involvement Private, SN 4445, 7th Infantry Battalion
28 Jan 1916: Embarked Private, SN 4445, 7th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Themistocles, Melbourne
1 Apr 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 57th Infantry Battalion, Egypt
21 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4445, 57th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix)

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