Kenora Great War Project


Personal Details
Service Details
Battalion21st Battalion
ForceCanadian Expeditionary Force
BranchCanadian Infantry
Enlisted / ConscriptedEnlisted
Place of EnlistmentBelleville, Ontario
Date of Enlistment1915
Survived WarYes
Death Details

Ryckman, Walter A.

On 22 February 1934 Walter A. Ryckman joined the Kenora branch of the Canadian Legion. He was living in Minaki at the time, a small community north of Kenora. His application lists his rank as Staff Sergeant and his service as 5 May 1915 to 22 January 1919. He enlisted in Belleville, Ontario with the 21st Battalion and was discharged in Kingston while serving with No. 3 Special Service Company.

No service record has been found for Walter and nothing further is known about him at this time.

By Becky Johnson

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