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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William Augustine Ryan

In memory of:

Gunner William Augustine Ryan

September 4, 1944

Military Service

Service Number:







Royal Canadian Artillery


2 Light Anti-Aircraft Regt.

Additional Information

Son of William and Teresa Ryan, of Sydney, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 435 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

III. B 17


The War Cemetery lies in the locality of Montecchio in the Commune of Montelabbate (Province of Pesaro). It stands on rising ground just North of the main road from Pesaro to Urbino, about 12 kilometres west of Pesaro. If approaching by car, take the road 423 from Pesaro to Urbino, following the signs for Montecchio. Just before entering the town, the Cemetery will be seen on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of WILLIAM AUGUSTINE RYAN– Gnr WA Ryans medals and photo were donated to the Royal Canadian Legion, Ontario Branch 50 (Fred Gies) by the nephew of WA Ryan upon his move and relocation to BC.

The medals are being refurbished in order to display with the photo on the wall of our branch.

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