Lt Richard Ernest Lyons

 

1893 Sep 10. Born Donaghadee, Co. Down. Protestant on RIC Register

1901 census at 22 Arryheernabin, Fanad North, Donegal

1910 Apr 28 Indentured in Merchant Marine to Thomas Dunlop & Sons for 4 years

1911 census at sea

1915 Mar 31. Mates Cert . His address is West Lighthouse, Mornington , Drogheda, Louth

1916 Mar 6. Commissioned Sub.Lt

1921 Feb 16. Joined ADRIC with service no 1678. Posted to E Coy Joined in Ireland

1921 Apr 9. Posted to Q Coy

1922 Jan Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Mar 29. Joined the British Gendarmerie section of the Palestine Police as a Constable

1922 Apr 10 . Dismissed from British Gendarmerie, so never went to Palestine.

1926 Running a Belfast Sea Cadet Corps

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