|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Warrnambool, Victoria|
|Address||7 Elm Street, Northcote, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||42|
|Next of kin||Brother, James Ryan, 7 Elm Street, Northcote, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||24th Battalion, B Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/41/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||24th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Sons: 3507 Pte James Lawrence RYAN MM, 57th Bn, killed in action, 12 July 1918; 3363 Gunner John Francis RYAN, 12th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919; 2028 Pte Michael RYAN, 7th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 August 1917.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Admitted to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, Gallipoli, 6 november 1915 (pneumonia); transferred to Cottonera Hospital, Malta, 12 november 1915; to Overseas Base, Ghezireh, Egypt, 13 December 1915.
Admitted to 2nd Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 18 February 1916 (bronchitis); transferred to 3rd Australian General Hospital, 24 February 1916; discharged, 21 March 1916.
Admitted to No 1 Auxiliary Hospital, 21 March 1916 (deafness).
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Runic', 11 April 1916; disembarked Colombo, Ceylon, 18 April 1916; embarked Colombo on board HT 'Seang Bee'; disembarked Fremantle, and admitted to 8th Australian General Hospital, Fremantle, 25 May 1916 discharged (medically unfit: deafness and right inguinal hernia), Melbourne, 10 October 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalAdmitted to 5th Australian General Hospital, Melbourne, from civilian life, 13 February 1917; died, 14 February 1917 (dilatation of heart; syncope acute heart failure).
|Date of death|
|Age at death||44|
|Place of burial||Coburg Cemetery, Victoria|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, RYAN Martin|