John Alexander Buchanan
|Senator from Alberta|
January 15, 1959 –October 2, 1965
|Born||March 4, 1887|
Comber, Ontario, Canada
|Died||May 9, 1976 89) (aged|
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
|Alma mater||University of Toronto|
John Alexander Buchanan (March 4, 1887 – May 9, 1976) was a politician and civil engineer from Alberta, Canada.
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Bear Creek a tributary flowing into the Peace River was formally renamed Buchanan Creek in his honor.
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