Buchanan Oval at the Bankstown City Sports Complex is named after Raymond Edward Buchanan. He was a Councilor at Bankstown City Council from about 1956 to 1992 and served as Mayor from 1990 to 1991.
Raymond Edward Buchanan was born 8 Nov 1922, Lismore, NSW and died 19 Apr 1999, Blacktown, NSW. He served in 2ndAIF (WW2). In 1944 he married Helga Ingrid Johanson (1923-1990).
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