“L/Cpl Sidney Addison was a young soldier, fit, keen and the very type of man we need in airborne forces; he was killed in tragic circumstances in a road accident near to his home”
Pegasus Journal January 1961
L/Cpl Addison died on 11 October 1960.
He was serving in 17th Battalion (9th Durham Light Infantry) T.A. HQ Company, Gateshead.