King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

Name
LYON, Sir Francis James Cecil Bowes- (1917-1977), Major General

Service biography
Commissioned, Grenadier Guards 1938; Guards Armoured Div, World War II 1939-1945; Commandant, Guards Depot 1955-1957; Commander 2 Bn Grenadier Guards 1957-1959; Military Assistant (General Staff Officer Grade 1) to Chief of the Imperial General Staff, War Office 1960-1962; 157 Lowland Bde (Scotland) 1963; General Officer Commanding 52 Lowland Div District 1966-1968; Berlin (British Sector), Germany 1968-1970; London District and Maj Gen Commanding Household Div 1971-1973; retired 1973

Papers
No reply to approach letter to widow, 1980

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