CEF Soldier Detail

Major Lyon Thomas

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Company:
Place of Birth:
Edinburgh,Edinburghshire, Scotland
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
John Lyon, 28 W. Maitland St., Edinburgh, Scotland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
March 31, 1882
Trade or Calling:
Physician and Surgeon
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
April 10, 1915
Age at enlistment:
33
Height:
5 Feet 11 1/2 Inches
Chest:
40 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5816-25
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Major Canadian Army Medical Corps Canadian Army Medical Corps

Previous Military: Army Medical Corps, Royal Scots Volunteers.

One of 6 Canadians who survived the sinking of the Hospital Ship Llandovery Castle