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Henry Lyons

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Colonel Sir Henry George Lyons (1864-1944).

1864 Born.

Educated at Wellington College.

1898-1909 Director-General of the Survey Department in Egypt.

1911 Victoria Research Medal. Royal Geographic Society.

WWI Commandant Army Meteorological Services

1917 Major H. G. Lyons, President of the Royal Meteorological Society.[1]

1918-19 Acting Director Meteorological Office

1920 Director and Secretary of the Science Museum.

1922 Symons Gold Medal of Royal Meteorological Society.

1922 Director of the Newcomen Society

1944 Obituary [2]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1917/06/29
  2. The Engineer 1944 Jul-Dec: Index