Henry W. Lyon Jr., 1918

Contributed by Hamlin Memorial Library and Museum


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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About This Item

  • Title: Henry W. Lyon Jr., 1918
  • Creator: Taylor
  • Creation Date: 1918
  • Subject Date: 1918
  • Town: Paris
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 17.8 cm x 14.2 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 14 2002.014.024
  • Object Type: Image

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Hamlin Memorial Library and Museum
PO Box 4316, Hannibal Hamlin Drive, Paris, ME 04271
(207) 743-2980

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