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Herbert Ronald Vivian Buchanan

In memory of:

Private Herbert Ronald Vivian Buchanan

September 27, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

910937

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)

Division:

46th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

December 31, 1895
Arva, Cavan, Ireland

Enlistment:

March 25, 1916
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Son of Lewis Buchanan, M.B. and Laura Elizabeth Sweeney Buchanan, of 220, Hamlet Gardens, Ravenscourt Park, London, England.

Commemorated on Page 376 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. E. 3.

Location:

Boisleux-St. Marc is a village in the department of the Pas-de-Calais, 8 kilometres south of Arras. SUNKEN ROAD CEMETERY is down a 1 kilometre track on the west side of the road running between this village and the adjacent village of Boisleux-au-Mont (D42E).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Death notice– 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 281 of 668
  • Photo of HERBERT RONALD VIVIAN BUCHANAN– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy Wilf Schofield, England
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy Wilf Schofield, England
  • Photo of Herbert Buchanan– In memory of the employees from the Canadian Bank Of Commerce (CIBC) who went to war and did not return. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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