Rank: 2nd Corporal
Service No: 176469
Place of Birth: Glasgow
Date of Death: 03/01/1918
Theatre of Death: F&F
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers (289th Army Troops Coy.)
Cemetery: Duhallow A.D.S Cemetery
Rutherglen Lore information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. R Buchanan, 38 Greenhill Road, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s Effects information: Mother Georgina Buchanan
1901 census information:
Address: 197 Firhill Road, Maryhill, Glasgow.
Father: Rob (43), cotton yarn gasser, born about 1858 in Dunoon.
Mother: Georgina (34) born about 1867 in Glasgow.
Sister: Mary (14) cloth cutter born about 1887 in Barrhead.
Brother: Robert (9) born about 1892 in Glasgow.
Sister: Janet (10) born about 1891 in Glasgow.
Self: John (7) born about 1894 in Glasgow.
Sister: Jane (3) born about 1898 in Glasgow.
Brother: George (1) born about 1900 in Glasgow.
Sister: Lizzie (3 months) born about 1901 in Glasgow.