Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Reginald James Buchanan

In memory of:

Sergeant Reginald James Buchanan

July 13, 1916

Armentières, France

Military Service


Service Number:

53440

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

18th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

January 23, 1894
Metcalfe Township, Middlesex, Ontario

Enlistment:

October 26, 1914
Strathroy, Ontario

Son of Capt. James Buchanan and Jane Elizabeth Fitzgerald, of Kerrwood, Ontario. Spouse of Beryl Buchanan (nee Chalmers), of Stratford, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 60 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. D. 9.

Location:

Armentieres is a town in the Department of the Nord, on the Belgian frontier, 14.5 kilometres north-west of Lille. From the town of Armentieres take the D945 to Estaires. CITE BONJEAN MILITARY CEMETERY is signposted off this road just before Erquinghem-sur-la-Lys.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames: Brubacher to Bunyan. Mircoform Sequence 15; Volume Number 31829_B016724; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 159 Page 307 of 668
  • Newspaper clipping– In memory of the men and women of London, Ontario (and area) who went to war and did not come home. Remembered on the pages of the World War One issues of the London Advertiser. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Honor Roll– From the "McGill Honour Roll, 1914-1918".  McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1926.
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave Marker
  • Biography– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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