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Category:Melville Lyons

Melville Edwin Lyons (27 February 1889 – 7 May 1955), sometimes called Tiny, was briefly a Reform Party Member of Parliament in New Zealand until his election was declared void. A journalist by trade, he became involved in local politics in Christchurch after having served in WWI. He was Deputy-Mayor of Christchurch for six years under mayor Ernest Andrews.


Melville Lyons 
Melville Lyons, 1930.jpg
New Zealand politician
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Date of birth 27 February 1889
Date of death 7 May 1955
Occupation
Position held
  • Member of the New Zealand House of Representatives
Award received
  • Officer of the Order of the British Empire
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