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Harry John Buchanan

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Birthplace: Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Cape Province, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Hugh Buchanan and Sarah Ann Buchanan
Husband of Rachael Buchanan and Millicent Lucy Buchanan
Father of Un-named Buchanan; Lilian Lucy Wilson and <private> Buchanan
Brother of William Hugh Buchanan; Christina Jane Smith; Angus Albert Buchanan; Alexander Malcolm Buchanan; Sarah May MacIntosh and 1 other

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About Harry John Buchanan

Harry John Buchanan went to South Africa in 1905 - aboard the Dunluce Castle, leaving Southampton on 2nd Sept, 1905. He was listed as 25 and single.

Just over 3 weeks later he joined the South African mounted Rifles - Attestation 24 Sept 1905 at Heidelberg.

Transferred from SAMR 1st March 1914 to Police?

1 May 1917 - Lance Corporal

2 Apr 1919 - Constable

30 Jan 1925 - Constable SA Police

Superannuation 23/10/1925

Movement - 1914 - Potchefsrtroom; Boksburg; 1915 Christina; 1919 Port Elizabeth

Was named in his father's will as possessing 100 shares in the Northern Co-operative Co. Ltd.

Trained as a Mason

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Harry John Buchanan's Timeline

1882
September 17, 1882
Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1914
August 8, 1914
Age 31
United States
1923
February 28, 1923
Age 40
Port Elizabeth, EC, South Africa
1923
Age 40
Cape, South Africa
1925
January 30, 1925
Age 42
1933
December 26, 1933
Age 51
Cape Province, South Africa