W Ryan (1900 - 1918)

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W Ryan
1900 - 1918
updated February 06, 2019
W Ryan was born around 1900. W died on April 19, 1918 at age 18.

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W Ryan

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Tilloy British Cemetery Tilloy-les-mofflaines, in France

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Service number: 220312
Rank: Private
Regiment: Cameron Highlanders
Unit/ship/squadron: 6th Bn.

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W Ryan died on April 19, 1918 at 18 years old. W was buried in Tilloy British Cemetery Tilloy-les-mofflaines, France. W was born around 1900. We are unaware of information about W's immediate family.
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1900 - 1918 World Events

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In 1900, in the year that W Ryan was born, the German physicist Max Planck formulated an energy theory, postulating the existence of "quanta," which lays the groundwork for the quantum theory of modern physics. In December, he introduced a paper on the Planck postulate which stated that E=hv - the energy of a photon is proportional to its frequency times a constant. Planck won a Nobel Prize in 1918 for his work in theoretical Physics.

In 1911, at the age of merely 11 years old, W was alive when the United States Supreme Court broke up Standard Oil in May. John D. Rockefeller established Standard Oil in 1870 and it was the largest oil refinery at the time. The Supreme Court found that Standard Oil of New Jersey (one of the many iterations of Standard Oil) was guilty of "monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anticompetitive actions". The Court broke up the several entities that comprised Standard Oil and they eventually became competing firms.

In 1913, at the age of just 13 years old, W was alive when the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

In 1914, this person was merely 14 years old when in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

In 1918, in the year of W Ryan's passing, on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

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Other W Ryans

W Y Ryan
Died: Apr 8, 1918
W L Ryan
Died: Sep 23, 1916
W J Ryan
Died: Sep 6, 1920
W F Ryan
Died: Mar 19, 1918
W A Ryan
Died: Aug 19, 1916
W Ryan
around 1872 - Jul 22, 1919
W Ryan
Died: May 18, 1915
W Ryan
Died: Jun 20, 1918
W Ryan
Died: Oct 8, 1917

Other Ryans

W Ryan
Died: Oct 8, 1917
W Ryan
Died: Jun 20, 1918
W Ryan
Died: May 18, 1915
W Ryan
around 1872 - Jul 22, 1919
W A Ryan
Died: Aug 19, 1916
W F Ryan
Died: Mar 19, 1918
W J Ryan
Died: Sep 6, 1920
W L Ryan
Died: Sep 23, 1916
W Y Ryan
Died: Apr 8, 1918
Wallace Edmund Ryan
around 1900 - Jan 18, 1943
Walter James Ryan
around 1891 - Jul 1, 1942
Walter Wentworth S. Ryan
Died: Jun 7, 1917
Warwick John Norwood Ryan
around 1890 - Sep 5, 1916
Wilfred Patrick Ryan
around 1917 - Oct 25, 1943
William Ryan
around 1895 - Mar 4, 1916
William Ryan
around 1887 - Oct 27, 1914
William Ryan
around 1875 - Jun 10, 1917
William Ryan
Died: Jun 16, 1915
William Ryan
Died: Feb 10, 1917
William Ryan
around 1887 - Jul 18, 1915

Other Bios

W Ryan
Died: Oct 8, 1917
W Ryan
Died: Jun 20, 1918
W Ryan
Died: May 18, 1915
W Ryan
around 1872 - Jul 22, 1919
W A Ryan
Died: Aug 19, 1916
W F Ryan
Died: Mar 19, 1918
W J Ryan
Died: Sep 6, 1920
W L Ryan
Died: Sep 23, 1916
W Y Ryan
Died: Apr 8, 1918
Wallace Edmund Ryan
around 1900 - Jan 18, 1943
Walter James Ryan
around 1891 - Jul 1, 1942
Walter Wentworth S. Ryan
Died: Jun 7, 1917
Warwick John Norwood Ryan
around 1890 - Sep 5, 1916
Wilfred Patrick Ryan
around 1917 - Oct 25, 1943
William Ryan
around 1895 - Mar 4, 1916
William Ryan
around 1887 - Oct 27, 1914
William Ryan
around 1875 - Jun 10, 1917
William Ryan
Died: Jun 16, 1915
William Ryan
Died: Feb 10, 1917
William Ryan
around 1887 - Jul 18, 1915
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