Hugh Hunter Buchanan Unknown date of birth - 27 April 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number8408 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Wreath, 1999, laid by the Greek Community on the Cenotaph in … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHugh Hunter AWMM SurnameBuchanan AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8408 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMProcess worker AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM21 Hensley StreetInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr R.H. Buchanan (father)AbbotsfordGreen IslandDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 5 January 1940 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsGreece AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number8408 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMInvercargillSouthlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Hugh Buchanan was the son of Robert Hunter Buchanan and of Jessie Ann Margaret Buchanan (nee Miller), of Green Island, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death32 AWMM Date of death27 April 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathGreece AWMM Death notesGreece AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAthens MemorialPhaleron War CemeteryAthensGreece AWMM Memorial referenceFace 13. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Hugh Hunter Buchanan by laying a poppy. Henry James Buchanan Henry Meredith Buchanan Hugh Hunter Buchanan Ian Victor Buchanan Ivan Andrew Buchanan Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Hugh Hunter Buchanan Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 28 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.