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Michael RYAN

Regimental number324
Place of birthUrana New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk, Petty Sessions
AddressGreen Park, Yerong Creek, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, W R Ryan, Green Park, Yerong Creek, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 9, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

'(E. of Hooge 20-23 September 1917) Conspicuous courage and example under heavy fire.'
Recommendation date: 25 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 31
Date: 7 March 1918

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