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Campbell Howard Buchanan

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Headstone, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery (Photo P. Lascelles 2007) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery (Photo P. Lascelles 2007) - This image may be subject to …

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    Campbell Howard AWMM
  • Ingoa whānau
    Buchanan AWMM
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  • Nama hōia
    0/7366 AWMM
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Te whānautanga

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  • Whānautanga mai
    7 Paengawhāwhā 1920 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Rā i whānau mai ai
  • Wāhi Whānau
  • Tuhinga mō te whānautanga
  • Wāhi noho i mua i te whakaurunga
  • Mahi whai muri i te pakanga
  • Uri kiritahi i te wā o te ekenga waka
    Mrs E. Buchanan (mother), 14 Fox Street, Port Chalmers, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Mēnā he hoa rangatira tōna
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

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    Navy AWMM
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    0/7366 AWMM
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  • Whakapikinga / Tukunga / Whakawhitinga

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  • Whakangungu ope taua
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Te urunga
  • Mahi i mua i te ekenga waka
  • Pakeke i te whakaurunga

Te maha o ngā ekenga waka

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  • Kia mau ki ngā taipitopito
  • Ngā rā i mauherehia ai
  • Rā i puta ai
  • Te rā i whakahokia atu ngā hōia i mauherehia ai
  • Ngā kōrero mō te puta i te mauhere pakanga
  • Nama motuhake mō te mauhere pakanga

Whakapapa hauora

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  • Tuhinga hauora
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Wounded on Friday 29 January 1943 AWMM
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Te tūnga whakamutunga e mōhiotia ana

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  • Te tūnga whakamutunga
    • Leading Signalman/Military AWMM
      Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve, HMNZS Kiwi AWMM
    • I am the son of campbell's twin sister Christina Neill nee Buchanan.
      He was born on 07/04/1920 Public - Ian - Direct descendant - 22 April 2017 - Campbell Buchanan would have been my uncle but died long before I was born.
      I believe that most information we had was sent to the Navel Museum before my mother past away a few years back including his US Naval Cross Medal

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  • Campbell Buchanan was the son of Joseph and Emma Buchanan, Port Chalmers, Otago, New Zealand

    Buchanan was leading signalman of the HMNZS 'Kiwi' on the night of 29 January 1943, when HMNZS mine-sweepers 'Kiwi' and 'Moa' identified and attacked the Japanese submarine I-1, off the north-west coast of Guadacanal. 'Kiwi' rammed the submarine three times, and it ran aground and was destroyed.

    While manning the searchlight on HMNZS 'Kiwi' Signalman

    Buchanan was fired on and wounded. He continued to operate the searchlight even after being wounded. He died on January 31, 1943, he was the only New Zealand casualty during this engagement.

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers.

    A photograph of Buchanan's grave at Tulagi, Florida Island, is on display in the Auckland War Memorial Museum, 'Our Small Ships', 'Scars on the Heart,' gallery.

    Associated items on display in "Our small ships" are: a model of the Corvette mine-sweeper HMNZS 'Kiwi', the crests of the 'Kiwi' and 'Moa', a cap ribbon, HMNZS 'Kiwi', the sextant from the Japanese submarine I-1, and photographs of the 'Kiwi' at sea, the ship's company of HMNZS 'Kiwi' marching up Queen Street, Auckland, the remains of the Japanese submarine I-1 sunk off Guadalcanal, the HMNZS 'Kiwi' at Devonport Dockyards for repairs; and an Oerlikon cannon. AWMM
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Matenga

  • Matenga
    • 31 Kohitātea 1943 AWMM
      Age 22 AWMM
      Solomon IslandsMelanesia AWMM
    • 29 Kohitātea 1943 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 22 AWMM
  • Rā i mate ai
  • Pakeke i te matenga
  • Wāhi Mate
  • Te momo matenga
  • Tuhipoka mō te matenga
  • Urupā
    • Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM 8. 20 AWMM
    • Port Chalmers General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block LO, Plot 59 AWMM
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  • Tohutoro kōhatu urupā
  • Pānui Matenga
  • Ingoa maumaharatanga
  • Tohutoro maumaharatanga

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