CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Lawrence Gordon Lyon
Died: September 11, 1918

Regimental Number:
477554
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Royal Canadian Regiment
Company:
Place of Birth:
Edgetown, Longford, Ireland
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Mr. Lyon, father, Kinagh, Longford, Ireland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
March 27, 1894
Trade or Calling:
Accountant
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
August 22, 1915
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died of Wounds
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 11, 1918
Age at Death:
24
Buried at:
Vis-En-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
II. C. 44.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5816-1
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry Royal Canadian Regiment
Son of the Rev. Paul K. and Louisa Lyon, of Lower Sapey Rectory, Clifton-on-Teme, Worcester, England. Born in Ireland. The Royal Canadian Regiment 1883 - 1933 shows he was wounded on November 8, 1916 and died of his wounds on September 11, 1918.