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Emilie Buchanan

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Emilie Buchanan

September 20, 1943

Suffield, Alberta

Military Service


Service Number:

W/13584

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Women's Army Corps

Additional Information


Born:

March 4, 1923
Carmangay, Alberta

Enlistment:

September 30, 1942
Calgary, Alberta

Daughter of Mrs. Linda Nugent, of Carmangay; wife of James F. Buchanan, of Rainier.

Commemorated on Page 141 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CARMANGAY CEMETERY
Alberta, Canada

Grave Reference:

N/A

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– Lethbridge Herald article about accident.
  • Photo of Emilie Buchanan– Credit: Carmangay Historical Society
  • Memorial– On May 5, 2001, the Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario, Her Honour Mrs. Hillary Weston unveiled the Canadian Women's Army Corps Memorial Monument in Kitchenor Waterloo. This memorial honours the women who served in the C.W.A.C. between 1941 and 1946. It also lists those who died while on service.
  • Memorial Plaque– On May 5, 2001, the Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario, Her Honour Mrs. Hillary Weston unveiled the Canadian Women's Army Corps Memorial Monument in Kitchenor Waterloo. This memorial honours the women who served in the C.W.A.C. between 1941 and 1946. It also lists those who died while on service.
  • Grave Marker– W13584 L/CORPORAL
EMILIE BUCHANAN
C.W.A.C.
20TH SEPT. 1943
[Cross]
When The Morning Dawns,
We Will Meet Again

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