Gordon Lindsay LYONS

LYONS, Gordon Lindsay

Service Number: V374631
Enlisted: 28 January 1942, Murchison, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)
Born: Murchison, Victoria, 7 May 1907
Home Town: Murchison, Greater Shepparton, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Channel Gaurd
Died: Natural causes, Murchison, Victoria, 10 February 2001, aged 93 years
Cemetery: Murchison Cemetery, Victoria
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World War 2 Service

28 Jan 1942: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN V374631, Murchison, Victoria
29 Jan 1942: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN V374631, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
1 Oct 1945: Discharged Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN V374631, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)

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Biography contributed by Jeffery Lyons

When Gordon Lindsay Lyons was born on May 7, 1907, in Murchison, Victoria, his father, John, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 32.

He married Thelma Ives Smith in 1932 in Victoria. They had two children during their marriage. 

Gordon Lindsay Lyons enlisted in the military on 1942, when he was 34 years old.

He died on February 10, 2001, in his hometown, at the age of 93, and was buried there.