P09175.002

Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number P09175.002
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Unknown (Photographer)
Place made Egypt: Alexandria
Date made 1940

Description

Studio portrait of 19480 Petty Officer Stoker (PO Sto) Allan Ridley Morton Buchanan, HMAS Sydney II, of Malvern, Victoria. PO Sto Buchanan enlisted in the RAN on 4 December 1929. He was killed in action, aged 33, when HMAS Sydney II was sunk in the Indian Ocean by the German auxiliary cruiser Kormoran on 20 November 1941.