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Colonel Sir Henry George Lyons (1864-1944).
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
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