CEF Soldier Detail

Lance Corporal Richard Lawton Lyall
Died: June 17, 1915

Regimental Number:
10214
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
3rd Battalion
Company:
Machine Gun Section
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Charles William Bayley Lyall, father. 24 Bernard Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
24 Bernard Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
July 31, 1894
Trade or Calling:
Shipper
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 22, 1914
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
June 17, 1915
Age at Death:
20
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes
3rd Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lance Corporal Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion Machine Gun Section
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion Machine Gun Section

Son of Charles William Bayley Lyall and Mina Ida 'Jennie' Lyall (nee Muntz); younger brother of Charles Rupert Lyall (Service No. 10201) and Lieutenant Laurie Bayley Lyall

Prior service with the QOR