Thomas Joseph Ryan was born in Ballarat East, and enlisted there on 18th August 1914. He was allocated to the 8th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 2491. He was unmarried, 22 years old and a labourer. During the fighting at Pozieres on 22nd August 1916 he was killed in action. His name is on the Villers¡Bretonneux Memorial, France.
Tree No. 67