Featherweight who won the Amateur Boxing Association of England title in 1952 and 1953 and competed in the 1952 Olympics for Great Britain.
He served in the Royal Air Force.
He was the runner-up at the Amateur Boxing Association of England in 1950 and 1951.
He grew up in Trinidad and Tobago.
Nicola Adams also competed for Great Britain in the Olympics, winning gold in 2012 at flyweight, two full weight classes below where Lewis normally competed.