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Percy George James Ryan

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Family photograph, Percy (Paddy), Doris Ellen Emma (Dot), their son Kevin James Edward and daughter Patricia Doris Christine (Pat) - This image may be subject to copyright

Family photograph, Percy (Paddy), Doris Ellen Emma (Dot), their son Kevin James Edward and daughter …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Percy George James AWMM
  • Surname
    Ryan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Paddy Ryan AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII 1044 AWMM
    • WWII NZD1044 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 May 1910 AWMM KarangahakeWaikato AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr P.J. Ryan (father), Warkworth PO, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Inter War 10 April 1929 AWMM
    Age 18 AWMM
    Farm hand/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      September 1944 : Acute Appendicitis - Admitted Royal Naval Auxiliary Hospital, Colombo AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Stroke AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • At the time of Percy Ryan's enlistment, there was no Royal New Zealand Navy, rather there was a New Zealand Division of the Royal Navy.

    April 1945 - 4 War Service Chevrons AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 October 1981 AWMM
    Age 71 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM K-7A-263 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    5/10/1981

    5/10/1981 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Record Book of Naval Personnel - c.1920-1945 - Lists Navy number, alphabetical list of names of ratings trained in England, numerical lists of officers. Archives New Zealand, R21346617, AAYT 8495 N12
    https://collections.archives.govt.nz/en-NZ/web/arena/search#/entity/aims-archive/R21346617
    Further Reference
  • References
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Record Book of Naval Personnel - c.1920-1945 - Lists Navy number, alphabetical list of names of ratings trained in England, numerical lists of officers. Archives New Zealand, R21346617, AAYT 8495 N12 AWMM

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