honor role

Lanyon, Thomas L

** 5394 Pte 28th Bn.

Born at Nth Fremantle, WA. Methodist.  Enlisted 6 March 1916 age 18, labourer.  Nok mother, Mary Jane Lanyon of St Leonards St, Cottesloe Beach.  Embarked at Fremantle 7 August 1916 per Miltiades.  Served in France 1916-1918 and was wounded in the arm, legs and buttock on 11 March 1917 and again, gassed, in France 6 November 1917.  RTA June 1919 per Somali.  Service medals: BWM and VM. Thomas Lanyon also served in WWII and died c1956.