Lyons, Richard Michael (1920-2002)

Lieutenant Richard Michael Lyons (1920-2002)
Son of Paul Mitchell Lorne Lyons (1885-1960) and Aileen Olga Lionel (b.1891)
Grandson of Major John Lyons (1829-1887) Bombay Army 1849-1887 and Mary Jane Lyons.
Born in Clifton, UK on 15April 1920
Returned to Bombay, India with parents in 1920
Lived in Colaba Chambers, Byculla, Bombay
Went to Anglican Cathedral School, Bombay as a day boy
Went to school in England whilst parents stayed in India
Went to Sandhurst Royal Military College
Joined the East Yorkshire Regiment, 15th Foot and attachment to the 1st KGO Gurkhas
Married. After the war his wife left England and arrived in Bombay on 19 March 1946 to join him in India.
His parents returned to England in 1947.
Died aged 82 in June 2002

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