George Henry RYAN

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RYAN, George Henry

Service Number: 159
Enlisted: 17 November 1915, Place of enlistment - Armidale, New South Wales
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 33rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Wee Waa, New South Wales, 28 January 1881
Home Town: Wee Waa, Narrabri, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Municipal Inspector
Died: Died of wounds (gassed), France, 1 May 1918, aged 37 years
Cemetery: Bois-Guillaume Communal Cemetery Extension
Row D, Grave18A
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

17 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 159, Place of enlistment - Armidale, New South Wales
4 May 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 159, 33rd Infantry Battalion, Embarked on HMAT 'A74' Marathon from Sydney on 4th May 1916, disembarking Devonport, England on 9th July 1916.
2 May 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 33rd Infantry Battalion
27 Feb 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 33rd Infantry Battalion
17 Apr 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 159, 33rd Infantry Battalion, Villers-Bretonneux, Gassed succumbing to wounds on 1st May 1918.

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