||Gerald John Ryan
|Date of birth
24 May 1887|
|Date of death
||6 February 1917
|Place of death
||Tidworth, Wiltshire, England
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1909.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com
Gerald Ryan (24 May 1887 – 6 February 1917) was an Australian rules footballer who played with Essendon in the Victorian Football League. He died while on active service during World War I, due to head injuries sustained after falling on ice in England.
- Holmesby, Russell & Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.
- Gerald J. Ryan's statistics from AFL Tables