Virginia Heroes

Samuel Addison

Private First Class, Army

Born: March 8, 1930
Hometown: Bristol, VA
Casualty Date: September 20, 1950
Died In: near the Pusan Perimeter, Republic of Korea

Private First Class Addison served with D Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He originally served with the 29th Infantry Regiment but was transferred to the 27th Infantry Regiment on September 3rd.

His older brother, Martin, was killed in World War II aboard the USS Robert H Colley. 

He is buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Bristol, Virginia.

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