Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Lawrence Dennis Ryan

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Lawrence Dennis Ryan

April 5, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/98510

Age:

26

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

428 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

January 1, 1917
Luseland, Saskatchewan

Enlistment:

March 10, 1941
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Son of Dennis Albert and Margaret Ryan, of Luseland, Saskatchewan.

Commemorated on Page 210 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

7. E. 2.

Location:

Sage is a village 24 km south of Oldenburg, a town 43 km west of Bremen and 28 km north of the main road from Bremen to Holland. The cemetery lies 2 km south of the village on the west side of the road to Osnabruck. From the A1 Bremen/Munster motorway visitors should leave at the Wildeshousen Nord junction and take 213 following signs for Alhorn and Oldenburg. After 8 km and immediately after the village of Alhorn turn right at the roundabout and follow signs for Oldenburg along the Oldenburgerstrasse. The cemetery lies on the left hand side of the road 4 km from Alhorn.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Lawrence Dennis Ryan is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Lawrence Dennis Ryan is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Entrance– Picture of entrance to Sage Cemetery in Germany where Mr. Ryan is buried.

Picture of Mr Ryan's tombstone taken on June 2,2011.
  • Grave marker
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Saskatoon Star-Phoenix. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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