William RYAN

Regimental number1229
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressLaunceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 4"
Weight121 lbs
Next of kinFather, Edward Ryan, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 September 1914
Place of enlistmentPontville, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Miscellaneous information from
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Parents: Edward and Annie RYAN
Discharge date16 February 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Borda', 20 October 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 18 December 1918, for onward travel to Hobart; discharged (termination of period of enlistmen), Hobart, 16 February 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to discharge.
Date of death25 April 1935
Age at death39
Place of burialNubeena Cemetery, Tasmania
SourcesNAA: B2455, RYAN William