John Buchanan was born in Paisley on 15 March, 1899. He died on 3 October, 1947.
Jock Buchanan was a versatile player who settled at right half, but could also play at the back or in attack. He started with Johnstone (then a senior team) and moved to St Mirren in 1919, and then to Greenock Morton in the summer of 1921. He led the attack in Mortons surprise Scottish Cup victory of 1922, defeating Rangers 1-0 in the final. He stayed at Cappielow until December 1927, by which time the te