Henry W. Lyon Jr., 1918


Henry (Harry) W. Lyon Jr. as a young naval officer.

Lyon served aboard ships as a seaman, chief mate, and master from 1906 to about 1912. In 1913, he became captain of the S.S. Likliki in Hawaii.

He served as a Lieutenant Commander in the Naval Reserve during the World War I, commanding the U.S.S. Westerner, a Naval overseas transport ship.

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