Captain William Thomas Lyons KIA 1916

#OnThisDay 1916 Captain William Thomas Lyons from Belfast, was killed in action along with his Colonel and second-in-command when a shell landed on their dugout near the Bluff, St. Eloi. Lyons was serving with the 10th Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers. He was 35.


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