To commemorate the men and women of the Town of Mimico who served their country in the First World War including those who made the ultimate sacrifice of their lives.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
L. L. Tyson
According to his attestation papers, dated January 8, 1916, Lewis LeRoy Tyson was born on April 9th, 1897 in Mimico. He listed a friend, Mrs. Lucy Devons of 164 Fairview Avenue, West Toronto, as his next of kin. He was a Brass Worker and had had previous military experience with the 12th Regiment of the York Rangers. He was 5 feet 8 1/2 inches tall with blue eyes, light hair and a fair complexion.