Stanley Lyons

Stanley Lyons

Stanley Lyons

Lieutenant Colonel Stanley Lyons was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 55, 24 August 1942. His first duty assignment was as a Machine Gun Platoon Leader, 2nd Battalion, 51st Armored Infantry Regiment, 4th Armored Division. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Assault Gun Platoon Leader, 10th Armored Infantry Battalion, USA; Reconnaissance Platoon Leader, 10th Armored Infantry Battalion, Europe; Headquarters Company Commander, Europe; Instructor-Weapons Department, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Headquarters Company Commander, 60th Infantry, 9th Infantry Division, Germany; Military Sub and Post Commander, Germany; Assistant G-3, 2nd Armored Division, Fort Hood, Texas; Assistant S-3 CCR, 2nd Armored Division, Fort Hood, Texas; Battalion Executive Officer, 29th Heavy Tank Battalion, 2nd Armored Division, Fort Hood, Texas; Battalion Executive Officer, 100th Heavy Tank Battalion, 1st Armored Division, Fort Hood, Texas; Battalion Executive Officer, 72nd Tank Battalion 2nd Infantry Division, Korea; Commander, 72nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division, Korea; Army Advisor, 644th Tank Battalion, New Jersey National Guard, Red Bank, New Jersey; Battalion Executive Officer, 67th Tank Battalion, 2nd Armored Division, Germany; Battalion Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 14th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Germany; Chief, Combined Arms Branch, VSA Security Agency TC and School, Fort Devens, Massachusetts. | Lieutenant Colonel Lyons is retired. His last civilian position was Director of Administration and Accounting-New England Region- Great American Insurance Company (1976).

More Information

  • Rank

    Lieutenant Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    2003

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_02217