Ryan John Henry Fusilier 4274096

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Name Ryan John Henry
Army number 4274096
Rank Fusilier
Decorations None known.
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age 22
Unit Enlisted in the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers. Posted to 9th Battalion. Served B.E.F.? KILLED in ACTION aboard HM Transport "Felix Roussel" 5/2/1942.
Company/Battery Y Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Not yet known.
Joined Brigade
Promotions None known.
Wounded Not as far as is known.
Prisoner of War No - killed in action before the force was surrendered.
Died/Killed in action Killed in action 5/2/1942. Buried at sea off Blakang Mati Island. Commemorated on Column 48 of the Singapore Memorial.
Home address Son of Thomas Porter Ryan and Mary Jane Ryan of Easington, County Durham.
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