Lance-Corporal Daniel Ryan


F/22448 Lance-Corporal Daniel W. Ryan of the 23rd Field Company, RCE. He was killed during the evacuation of the 1st Airborne Division on the night of the 25/26th September 1944. At 21:45, his was the second boat to the launched, but it was hit by a mortar on the way across the river, killing all four crew aboard. His body was recovered on the 11th October, near Rhenen. Thanks to Aart van Uden.