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2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for Private 2229 William Kennedy Ryan. He enlisted at Athlone on the 15th March 1887. He served in South Africa during the Boer War, being promoted to the rank of Sergeant in 1907; he was discharged in 1908. He rejoined for the 1st World War, being posted to the 8th Battalion. He was renumbered 10397 and was killed in action at the Battle of Loos in 1915.

Person(s): Ryan, W K, Private;

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