LYON  R - Z

This table lists LYON war deaths for surnames R - Z.

Name Serial No Unit Died Age Primary Remembrance Other Remembrance Family Information Primary Memorial Other memorial Location
                     
Private Ralph F LYON 6264095 10th Field Artillery Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division, US Army March 1, 1944 N/K Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Nettuno, Italy   e:Nebraska      
Gunner Raymond LYON 899190 5 Field Regt, Royal Artillery June 17, 1943 N/K Kanchanaburi War Cemetery (Cremation Memorial)    

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Lieutenant Reginald Anthony LYON   Army Cyclist Corps August 13, 1917 27 Coxyde Military Cemetery   b: Cheltenham 1890; f:Thomas Lyon; m:Margaret Elizabeth Cole; w:Emily Ann Lyon; af:73 Naunton Crescent, Cheltenham

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Private Reuben LYON 26334 1st Bn, Norfolk Regiment May 18, 1917 30 Arras Memorial   b:Croydon, Cambs 1887; f:Robert Lyon; m:Susan Christmas; ap:The Grove, Wendy, Royston, Herts; br:Pvt William Lyon d 1916; e:Ipswich.

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Private Richard LYON 78936 2nd/8th Bn, Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt) September 26, 1917

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Tyne Cot Memorial   b:Burk Wallis; af:18 Church St, Bolton on Deane; e:Mexborough; formerly 408115 Yorks & Lancs Regt.

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Flying Officer Richard LYON 130633 61 Sqdn, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve August 3, 1943 30 Runnymede Memorial   f:James Clarkson Lyon; m:Agnes Lyon of Burnbank, Lanarkshire

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Private Richard Hays LYON 548448 US Marine Corps May 12, 1945 N/K Honolulu Memorial   e:Maryland      
Private Richard Henry LYON WX13006 A.I.F. 2/27 Bn, Australian Infantry December 1, 1942 26 Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery   f:John Henry Lyon; m:Ada Lyon of Nannup, Western Australia      
Captain Robert LYON   5th Bn, Gordon Highlanders July 30, 1916 24 Thiepval Memorial   b:14 Sep 1891 Aberdeen; f:Sir Alexander Lyon Kt DL JP; m:Elsie Inglis; ap:Queen's Rd, Aberdeen memorial    
Private Robert LYON S/11212 8th Bn Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) October 19, 1916 N/K Warlencourt British Cemetery   b Delserf. e Larkhall.

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2nd Lieutenant Robert LYON   5th Bn attd 1st/8th Bn Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders March 17, 1917 51 Arras Memorial   b:1867; ed:St Andrews U; f:Rev Robert Lyon of North Church, Perth; br:Cptn James H Lyon d 1916; ed:Graduate of St Andrews University; Service in Matabeleland and South African Wars; Came from Africa to serve.

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Gunner Robert LYON 214408 232nd Army Bde, Royal Field Artillery December 24, 1917 N/K Ruyaulcourt Military Cemetery   e :Oldham

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Squad Leader Robert LYON   71st County of Lancaster (Ormskirk) Bn, Home Guard November 1, 1940 17 Burscough Bridge (St John the Baptist) Churchyard   m:Elizabeth Lyon of Lathom; br:Edward Lyon d 1943

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Private First Class Robert A LYON 36628796 501st Parachute Infantry Regt, 101st Airborne Division, US Army June 6, 1944 N/K Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France          (view 2)   e:Illinois

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Gunner Robert Ewan LYON 651977 D Bty, 3 11th Bde, Royal Field Artillery October 27, 1917 20 Belgian Battery Corner Cemetery   b:Edinburgh; f:Robert Lyon; m:Euphemia Gowing Lyon; ap:32 Findlay Crescent, B6 Rd, Rosyth, Fife; e:Edinburgh.

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Seaman Robert Francis LYON   SS Cabotia (Glasgow) Mercantile Marine October 20, 1916 24 Tower Hill Memorial   lia:Sunk by submarine gunfire 120m WNW of Tory Island; b:Birkenhead 1892; f:John Samuel Lyon; m:Gertrude Lyon; ap:26 Anslow St, Queen's Rd, Harpurhey, Manchester memorial    
Private Robert Henry LYON 142536 24th Bn, Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regt) September 17, 1916 23 Adanac Military Cemetery, Miraumont   b:1 Mar 1891; f:John W Lyon; m:Betsy A Lyon; ap:Oakville, Hatton Co, Ontario.

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Serjeant Robert James LYON 2263 8th/10th Bn, Gordon Highlanders July 31, 1916 20 Thiepval Memorial   b:Alva; f:George Lyon; Margaret Lyon; ap:4 Trees Park Avenue, Barrhead, Glasgow memorial    
Private Robert Long LYON 20859 13th Bn, The King's (Liverpool Regiment) December 16, 1917

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Achiet-Le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension   b 10 Oct1896 Wigan; f:Richard Lyon; m:Ann Jane Litherland; af:312 Willow Tree Tce, Whelley, Wigan; e:26 Oct 1914 Wigan.

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Serjeant Robert Mair LYON 1239 H Coy, 1st/14th Bn London Regiment (London Scottish) October 13, 1915 22 Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais   b Newmilns 24 Jan 1891; kia:nr Hulloch; f:Robert Lyon; m:Annie Mair; e:London memorial    
Private Robert Norman LYON 4986662 5th Bn, Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt) January 29, 1943 26 Tabarka Ras Rajel War Cemetery   b:1917 Nottingham; f:Alfred Lyon; m:Nancy Gillott; w:Renee Lyon of Nottingham      
Gunner Robert Pickup LYON 189596 405th Bty, 37th Bde, Royal Field Artillery November 26, 1918 21 Deir El Belah War Cemetery   b:1897 Burnley; f:Robert Lyon; m:Elizabeth Pickup; ap:3 Stanley St, Brierfield, Burnley      
Major Robert Plummer LYON   48th Highlanders of Canada, R.C.I.C July 8, 1944 35 Brookwood Military Cemetery   b:4 Aug 1908 Toronto;  kit:Canadian Battle School, Findon; f:Robert Adam Lyon; m:Blanche Lyon of Toronto, Ontario; w:Gallien Louise Lyon of Toronto

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Private Robert Steedman LYON S/4015 9th Bn, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) September 25, 1915 18 Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais   b:7 Feb 1897 Newton, Dalkeith; f:Robert Lyon; m:Margaret Steedman; ap:20 Millerhill, Dalkeith; e Liss. memorial    
Sapper Robert Thomson LYON 2080672 998 Docks Operating Coy, Royal Engineers October 29, 1941

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Edinburgh (Piershill) Cemetery   k:Ganavan, Oban by accidental bullet wound; b:29 Jun 1910 Buckhaven; f:John Lyon; m:Mary Walker; ap:5 Bethune Bay, Buckhaven; w:Annie Nelson = 16 Oct 1931 Buckhaven

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Private Robinson Stanley LYON 3106485 87th Bn, Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regt) September 30, 1918 32 Cantimpre Canadian Cemetery, Sailly   b:4 Apr 1886 Richmond, Ontario; f:Albert Arthur Lyon; m:Jane Lyon; ap:713 Langside Street, Winnipeg.

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Signalman Ronald LYON 2595127 Royal Corps of Signals September 2, 1940 20 Northampton (Billing Road) Cemetery   f:Charles W Lyon; m:Elizabeth E Spencer of Northampton memorial    
Private Russell D LYON 37742870 328th Infantry Regiment, 26th Infantry Division, US Army December 26, 1944 N/K Luxembourg American Cemetery
Memorial (A-Kin) (4.1Mb)
Memorial (Kir-Z) (4.5Mb)
  e:Kansas

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Private Russell Gillson LYON   5th USMC Regt, 2nd Infantry Divn, US Marine Corps November 11, 1918 N/K Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Romagne, France   e New Jersey

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Private Samuel LYON G/1557 2nd Bn Middlesex Regt July 1, 1916 25 Thiepval Memorial   b:1891 Hammersmith; f:Robert Lyon; m:Annie Lyon; ap:54 Haydn Park Rd, Shepherds Bush, London; e:27 Aug 1914 Hammersmith.

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Able Seaman Samuel LYON 218396 HMS Sorceress, Royal Navy December 21, 1916 30 Chatham Memorial   drowned; b:26 Jan 1886 Cowcaddens, Glasgow; f:Samuel Lyon; m:Agnes Lyon of Glasgow memorial    
L Serjeant Samuel Caldwell LYON 3242374 1st Bn Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) June 12, 1940 29 Angiens Churchyard   f:William Lyon; m:Elizabeth Lyon; w:Amy Rosalie Lyon of South Hounslow, Middlesex

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Private Samuel Ignatius LYON 6309 10th Bn The King's (Liverpool Regiment) August 20, 1916 37 St Sever Cemetery, Rouen   b: 1879 Preston; f:Albert Lyon; m:Margaret Ann Sharrock; ap:125 Hornby Rd, Blackpool; e:15 Feb 1916 Blackpool      
(Civilian) Sarah LYON     November 24, 1944 75 Municipal Borough of Ilford   af:22 South Park Road, Ilford. Widow of George Lyon.      
Captain Stephen LYON, MBE MSM 56893 King's Own Scottish Borderers October 19, 1945 58 Galashiels (Eastlands) Cemetery   d:Melrose of natural causes; b:1887 Norwich; f:George Hodgson Lyon; m:Susannah Green of Norwich; w:Annie Elizabeth Lyon of Norwich

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Lance Corporal Stuart Hedley LYON 1498851 2nd Bn Parachute Regiment, A.A.C. November 30, 1942 24 Massicault War Cemetery   f:Edward Lyon; m:Mary Elizabeth Lyon of Sheffield      
Warrant Officer II Terance Edward LYON 52503 2 Adv Ord Dep (RAAOC) February 9, 1971 N/K (Vietnam) Perth WA War Memorial w:Mrs L J Lyon, Albury NSW   memorial   
Private Thomas LYON 34636 10th Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry September 25, 1916 N/K Thiepval Memorial   e Bridlington. Formerly 2591, York Regt memorial    
Private Thomas LYON 71110 61st Coy Machine Gun Corps December 3, 1917 N/K Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension   b Bootle. e Seaforth. Formerly 14839, Liverpool Regt.

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Private Thomas LYON 75749 7th Bn Royal Fusiliers April 6, 1918 19 Pozieres Memorial   b:1899 Aston; f:John Lyon; m:Ellen Rose; ap:27 Sycamore Road, Aston, Birmingham; e:Birmingham; Formerly T/325849. RASC memorial    
Private Thomas LYON 1683833 Hampshire Regiment August 31, 1944 33 Montecchio War Cemetery   f:William Henry Lyon; m:Mary Ellen Lyon; w:Bertha Lyon of Leeds, Yorks.      
Private First Class Thomas A LYON 37565570 274th Infantry Regiment, 70th Infantry Division, US Army March 28, 1945 N/K Lorraine American Cemetery, St. Avold, France   e:South Dakota      
Private Thomas Amos LYON 16537 6th Bn Lincolnshire Regt August 16, 1917 26 Tyne Cot Memorial   b 1881 Wisbech; f:Thomas Amos Lyon; m:Sarah Angelina Atkinson; e:Stamford.

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Volunteer Thomas Carrick LYON   1st Dumbarton Bn, Home Guard June 2, 1940 33 Dumbarton Cemetery   Died of accidental bullet wound; b:T C Lyons 22 Dec 1906 Dumbarton; f:James Lyon; m:Jane Atkinson; w:Eliza Manners Kennedy of Dumbarton; af:22 Clyde St, Dumbarton      
Fireman, Third Class Thomas Frank LYON 6700819 US Naval Reserve June 6, 1942 N/K Honolulu Memorial   e:Oklahoma      
Private Thomas Henry LYON 4496 2nd Bn The Loyal North Lancashire Regt January 18, 1917 38 Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery   b:1878 Wigan; f:James Lyon; m:Esther Bentham; ap:33 Old Rd, Astley Bridge, Bolton; e:Bolton.      
Private Thomas Henry LYON 243873 19th Bn The King's (Liverpool Regiment) July 27, 1917 22 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial   b Cressington; f:Thomas Lyon; m:Rose A Lyon; ap:23 Bridge Rd, West Kirby, Cheshire; e:Liverpool.

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Private Thomas Slater LYON 13106521 1st Bn The London Scottish, Gordon Highlanders September 18, 1944 34 Coriano Rodge War Cemetery   b:22 May 1910 Aberdeen; f:Thomas Slater Lyon; m:Mary Smith; ap:78 Causewayend, Aberdeen      
Private Thomas William LYON 4672 9th Bn Durham Light Infantry March 16, 1917 20 Stockport (Willow Grove) Cemetery   f:R J Lyon; m:Elizabeth Robson; ap:47 Claremont St, Gateshead; e:Gateshead.      
Captain Thomas William Nathan LYON 137542 65th Field Regt, Royal Artrillery November 8, 1943 28 Cassino War Cemetery   b:1915 Toxteth Park; f:Tom Lyon; m:Ellen Birchall of Liverpool; w:Joan Whinray Lyon of Sefton Park, Liverpool      
Private Trenton R LYON 13320248 21st Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division, US Army April 26, 1951 21     b 1929 Carroll, VA      
Private Vincent David LYON 2016 10th Bn formerly 2nd Bn South Lancashire Regt December 17, 1914 18 Rainhill (St Anne) Churchyard   b:1896 Rainhill; f:Nathan Lyon; m:Annie Corns; ap:Ashdown Terrace, Warrington Rd, Rainhill; e:Warrington. (recorded on CWGC as Victor D)

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Lance Corporal Walter LYON 200775 2nd/5th Bn Manchester Regt March 29, 1918 21 Premont British Cemetery    b:1896 Skelmersdale; f:Robert Lyon; m:Esther Johnson; e:Atherton (Recorded in Soldiers Died as W Lyan)

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Lance Corporal Walter Cyril LYON 55627 1st/1st Lincolnshire Yeomanry March 25, 1918 22 Ramleh War Cemetery   b:1895 Lincoln; f:Walter Lyon; m:Emma Lyon; ap:'The Cabin' Duclote, Wells, Somerset; e:Lincoln.      
Lieutenant Walter Scott Stuart LYON   9th Btn Royal Scots May 9, 1915 28 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial   kia:nr Ypres; b:1 Oct 1886 Springfield, North Berwick; f:Walter Fitzgerald Knox Lyon; m:Isabella Romanes Lyon; ap:Tantallon Lodge N Berwick; br:Lt Alexander P F Lyon d 1914; br:Cpn Charles J Lyon d 1915; One of the War poets, published 1916 and 1993 - see entry in Wikipedia.

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1st Lieutenant Walter W LYON O-807476 353th Bomber Squadron, 301st Bomber Group, US Army Air Forces June 27, 1944 N/K Lorraine American Cemetery, St. Avold, France   Pilot; Killed in crash of B17 42-3344 at Budapest on flight from Lucera, Italy; m:Mrs Fred W Lyon; 2823 Corning St, Los Angeles, CA; e:California      
Private Wilbert V LYON 32193839 462nd Amphibious Truck Company, US Army April 28, 1944 N/K Cambridge American Cemetery Memorial Wall   e:New York   memorial    
Private Wilfred LYON 5518 12th(Duke of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry) Bn, Manchester Regiment November 4, 1918 N/K Englefontaine British Cemetery   b Worsley. f:James Lyon; m:Eliza Lyon; e Manchester. Formerly 28809 Lincolnshire Regt.

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Private William LYON 3831 3rd/5th Bn South Lancashire Regt late 1916 51 Prescot Cemetery     Appears on Prescot War Memorial but not in CWGC: see also http://www.prescot-rollofhonour.info

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Private William LYON 5364 21st Bn Australian Infantry, A.I.F. October 9, 1917 N/K White House Cemetery, St Jean-Les-Ypres   b:Yarra Bank, Melbourne; f:Archibald Lyon; m:Alexina Lyon; w:Elizabeth Deards (formerly Lyon); ap:'Moorlands' Victoria Rd Christmas St Northcote Victoria Australia;

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Private William LYON 5876 1st/8th Bn Middlesex Regt September 18, 1916 21 Euston Road Cemetery, Colincamps   b:1895 Croydon, Cambs; f:Robert Lyon; m:Susan Christmas; ap:The Grove, Wendy, Royston, Herts; br:Reuben Lyon d 1917; e:Cambridge.

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Private William LYON 17/48684 22nd Bn Cheshire Regt transfer to (38631) 65th Coy Labour Corps June 19, 1917 36 Mendinghem Military Cemetery   b:Liverpool; f:Robert Lyon; m:Ann Lyon, w:Mary Ann Lyon; af:14 Marshall Terrace, Clare St, Liverpool; e:Liverpool.

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Private William LYON M2/115148 635th M.T. Coy, Army Service Corps July 6, 1917 N/K Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery   b Dublin e Brighton      
Lance Corporal William LYON 276868 7th Bn Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders October 13, 1918 23 Auberchicourt British Cemetery    b:15 Feb 1895 Lochee; f:David Lyon; m:Mary Robertson; ap:1 Flight's Lane, Lochee; w:Isabella Gellatly = 29 Oct 1915 Lochee; af:69 North Wellington St, Dundee; e:Dundee.

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Able Seaman William LYON RTPH 238757 HMRT Lariat September 28, 1944 23      Lost at sea; b:10 Jul 1921 Forfar

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2nd Lieutenant William B LYON O-772426 783rd Bomber Squadron, 465th Bomber Group, US Army Air Forces February 16, 1945 N/K Lorraine American Cemetery, St. Avold, France   Pilot; Killed in crash of B24 Liberator 42-51871 at Straubing, Germany on flight from Pantanella, Italy; f:Harvey B Lyon; ap:3400 Broadway, Oakland, CA; e:California      
Private William Campbell Andrew LYON 1024421 3rd Bn Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regt) August 30, 1918 N/K Valley Cemetery     

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Cook William Charles LYON   Naval Auxiliary Personnel (MN) May 8, 1944 N/K Swansea (DanyGraig) Cemetery          
Private William Edward LYON 16713 11th Bn Essex Regt September 24, 1918 N/K Vis-En-Artois Memorial    b Hackney e Walthamstow memorial    
Driver William Frederick LYON T/36896 4th Cavalry Div Aux H.T. Coy, Royal Army Service Corps February 5, 1919 25 Maubeuge (Sous-Le-Bois) Cemetery   m:Emma E Williamson (formerly Lyon); ap:Meadow, Cranworth, Shipham, Norfolk.      
Private William Henary Stonebridge LYON 1191 1st Bn Highland Light Infantry March 22, 1915 22 Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez    b:26 Oct 1892 Cullen; f:George Lyon; m:Catherine Thom; ap:32 North Castle St, Cullen, Banffshire; e:Aberdeen

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Lance Corporal William J T LYON 8233 12th Regt, South African Infantry November 13, 1916 30 Mombasa (Mbaraki) Cemetery   f:William Lyon; m:Annie Lyon of Liverpool, England; w:Rosina S Lyon of Kismet Estate, Gilletts, Natal      
Private William John LYON 31822 Depot, The King's (Liverpool Regt) September 21, 1915 N/K Liverpool (Kirkdale) Cemetery   b:Liverpool; e:Seaforth      
Sergeant William John LYON 148 4th Field Coy, Australian Engineers April 10, 1917 20 Puchevillers British Cemetery    f:James Lyon; m:Charlotte Lyon; ap:96 Bay View Rd, Yarraville, Victoria, Australia

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Private William John LYON 150476 5th Bn Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regt) June 14, 1917 21 Carnegie Zion Cemetery   f:Ben Lyon; m:Elizabeth Lyon of Carnegie, Manitoba      
Captain William John LYON 2574 New Zealand Infantry May 26, 1941 43 Athens Memorial Auckland WWII Memorial f:William John Lyon; m:Ann Yeates; w:Alison Elizabeth Lyon of Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand; Member of the House of Representatives.   memorial    
Private William Johnson LYON 426013 28th Bn, Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regt) April 20, 1917 N/K Vimy Memorial      memorial    
Sapper William Neil LYON 93683 41st Div Signal Coy, Royal Engineers September 24, 1917 21 Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Westvleteren    b:18 Feb 1896 Govan; f:Alexander Lyon; m:Annie McCorquodale;  ap:204 West Vermont St, Plantation, Glasgow; e:Glasgow

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Lance Corporal William Norris Ingram LYON 2528 8th Bn Worcestershire Regt April 3, 1918 25 St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen   b:1893 Upton Manor; f:William Lyon; m:Rose Ingram Lyon; ap:54 Beulah Hill, Upper Norwood, London; e:Bicknacre      
1st Lieutenant William R LYON 0-750638 459th Fighter Squadron, 80th Fighter Group, US Army Air Forces May 25, 1944 N/K Manila American Cemetery, Manila, Philippines   Killed at Kanguang in crash of P38 42-66710 on flight from Chittagong; e:Idaho      
Lieutenant William Rentoul LYON 267241 7th Bn Hampshire Regt July 11, 1944 N/K Banneville-La-Campagne War Cemetery    

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Lance Corporal William Robert Barrie LYON NX70123 HQ 8, Australian Division November 25, 1943 34 Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery   f:Samuel Ernest Lyon; m:Agnes Lyon; w:Kathleen Marian Lyon of Bellbrook, New South Wales, Australia.      
Stoker 2nd William Ronald LYON C/KX 106327 HMS Juno, Royal Nany May 26, 1941 20 Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery   lia:Sunk by aircraft bombs in the Battle of Crete; m:Catherine Jane Lyon of Rainhill, Lancashire      
Lance Corporal William Stephen LYON 5820952 1st Bn Suffolk Regiment June 17, 1921 N/K Delhi Memorial (India Gate) (Buried Tank Cem 74)            


This file was created by Donald J Grant on 04/12/2007.    Amended v2.18 13 Apr 2011.
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