James Ryan (c.1894-1916)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.
James Ryan

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

RYAN, JAMES. Private. No 62409. 32nd General Hospital, Royal Army Medical Corps. Born Huddersfield. Son of James and Teresa Ryan, 17 River View, Aspley, Huddersfield. Employed as an apprentice by Messrs J. Holroyd and Company Limited, dyers and dry cleaners, Seed Hill, Huddersfield. Died from fever in Mesopotamia on 5.6.1916, aged 21 years. Buried BASRA WAR CEMETERY, IRAQ. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row S, Grave 10.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission