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Terence RYAN

Regimental number14460
Place of birthTemora, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWireless operator
AddressStanley Street, Wodonga, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23.8
Height5' 9.5"
Weight131 lbs
Next of kinBrother, James Ryan, 123 Scott Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 18 months as wireless operator in Naval Transport; discharged to join the AIF.
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st ANZ NZ Signal Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Discharge date28 February 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Wiltshire' from India, 24 August 1918; disembarked Sydney, 28 January 1919; discharged (medically unfit: pleurisy), Brisbane, 28 February 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 July 1979
SourcesNAA: B2455, RYAN Terence

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