Alfred Edgar Buchanan DSO, RAN

Born  10 Aug 1903Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


1 Jan 1921 Mid,
1 May 1923 A/S.Lt.
15 Dec 1923 S.Lt.
6 Jul 1925 Lt.
15 May 1933 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1939 Cdr.
22 Aug 1945 A/Capt.

Retired: 10 Aug 1963


27 Mar 1945 DSO
1 May 1945 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)

Warship Commands listed for Alfred Edgar Buchanan, RAN

HMAS Arunta (I 30)Cdr.Destroyer27 Aug 194318 Aug 1945

Career information

Transferred to the Emergency List on 28 June 1948.

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