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John Buchanan

In memory of:

Private John Buchanan

December 4, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

100848

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

49th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of William and Annie Buchanan, of Speenogue, Burt, Londonderry, Ireland.

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:

IV. J. I.

Location:

TOURNAI COMMUNAL CEMETERY is located in the south west district of Tournai itself on the N508 Chaussee De Douai, a road leading from the R52 Tournai ring road. 900 metres after leaving the R523 and joining the N508 lies the left hand turning onto the Chaussee De Willemean. The cemetery is located at the end of this lane. Visitors should note that this site is restricted to normal cemetery opening hours.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Circumstances of Death– 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 289 of 668

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