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Peter Joseph RYAN

Regimental number3775
Place of birthOilgate, Co Wexford, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressRochester, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs K McCarthy, Ballimell, Ireland
Enlistment date28 December 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row F, Grave No. 34), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
164
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Cathrine RYAN, Killoughternane Corrie, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, Ireland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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