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A headstone erected over the grave commemorates William Ryan, who was one of the Irish Rebels who fought as a volunteer in the Dublin General Post Office in 1916.

He migrated to Brisbane in 1926 and worked as a barman in various hotels.



Address:493 St Vincents Road, Nudgee Cemetery, Nudgee, 4014
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.367794
Long: 153.088803
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Government


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 17th April, 2017
Front Inscription

William (Dan) Ryan

Born Rossmore, Tipperary, Ireland

Died Brisbane 1 Dec 1958

Volunteer in Dublin GPO
1916 Easter Rising

C. Coy, 2nd Battalion, Dublin Brigade

Ar Dheis De Go Raibh A anam

Erected through donations by : Irish Australian Support Association of QLD

Source: MA
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