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Michael Lyons

Rank: Private
Street: 12 St. Brigid's Terrace
Townland:
Town/Village: Longford
Civil Parish: Templemichael
Catholic Parish: Templemichael
Country:
Alternative Address: 29 Bog Lane, Longford
Census 1901: Resident at Naud's Yard, Longford
www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1901/Longford/Longford_No__1_Urban/Nauds_Yard/1556042/
Census 1911: Resident at Bog Lane, Longford
www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Longford/Longford_No__1_Urban/Bog_Lane/651145/
Regiment/Unit: Royal Irish Fusiliers, 3rd Battalion
Regiment Number: 24092
Date of Death: 13-02-1948
Cause: Survived WW1, died of natural causes.
Memorial:
Information:

Michael was born in Longford town on 13 December 1898. He enlisted in March 1916 and was held in reserve until 1917.

Michael married Bessie Boylan on the 23 August 1918, in St. Mel's Cathedral. He died as a result of a brain tumor in 1948. 

 His brother Thomas, was also an enlisted soldier, but died in 1919*.

Parents Names: Son of Patrick Lyons and Bridget Lyons (née Murphy), 12 St. Bridget's Terrace, Longford.
Notes: *Michael died one day before Thomas's 29th anniversary.
Links:

Link to Civil Record of Birth; link to Civil Record of Marriage; link to Civil Record of Death

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